Archive for November, 2006

Widgetize Anything

November 30, 2006 By: erik Category: Wordpress

As of WordPress 2.8.2, this plugin no longer works. I recommend switching to use the PHP Code Widget. It’s exactly the same as this one, except that it requires you to use <?php and ?> tags.

There are many WordPress plugins that should be converted into sidebar widgets, made compatible with the Automattic Widget Plugin, but, for whatever reason, have not yet been converted. Wouldn’t it be nice if there were a generic way to call other plugins from within a sidebar widget? Now there is! Introducing…. Widgetize Anything!

Rivals of Jesus

November 30, 2006 By: erik Category: Complaining, Musings, Religion, Reviews, USA

I’ve just watched two of three National Geographic documentaries that I’ve recently “acquired”, collectively called “The Secret Bible”.

Nature's Altar

November 29, 2006 By: erik Category: Flickr, Photos, USA

My buddy Jacob just sent me this awesome picture he took last week.

Bactrian Bench

November 29, 2006 By: erik Category: Photos, Weird

We saw this bench in a hotel that we stayed at recently. It was just there in the middle of the hallway.

Rice With Hare

November 26, 2006 By: erik Category: Family, Food, Mondragon, Photos, Spain

On Friday, we drove to Vitoria to Marga’s orthodontist appointment, did some shopping, and drove to Mondragon. On Saturday, we had a family dinner of wild hare that Grandpa Ramón brought back from his trip to Extremadura for All Saints Day.

Origami Flower

November 25, 2006 By: erik Category: Videos, Weird

In my search for a video that might be considered interesting by other bored internet surfers, I asked myself, “What can I do that is remotely interesting?” The answer I got back was, “Well, I know how to fold a piece of paper into a flower!” Thus, the origami flower video was born…

iTunes Enabled

November 24, 2006 By: erik Category: Geeky, Wordpress

My “What I’m Listening To” links on the left now go to iTunes Store when they can.

Turkey Pizza – A Mediterranean Thanksgiving

November 23, 2006 By: erik Category: Food, Partying, Photos

Okay, so it’s the wrong Mediterranean peninsula…

Hanged by the Loophole

November 23, 2006 By: erik Category: Complaining, News, Spain

The driver’s license saga continues…

Falling Fireball

November 23, 2006 By: erik Category: Geeky, Timelapse, Videos

The accelerated motion of my favorite star.