Afternoon by the Rí­a

June 08, 2007 By: erik Category: Colindres, Photos 831 views

On Tuesday afternoon we went for a walk along the Maritime Walkway, the most picturesque part of Colindres. We got lucky, and the tide was all the way in. High tide enhances the natural beauty of the scenery by several orders of magnitude.
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Old Favorites

June 06, 2007 By: erik Category: Flickr, Photos, Soccer, Spain 1,109 views

As I’ve been going through my old posts and converting them to use Flickr for all image hosting, I’ve found some old photos that I had forgotten about that I really love. I thought I’d re-post a few here for you.
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Migrating to Flickr

June 05, 2007 By: erik Category: Flickr, News, Wordpress 892 views

I’ve been debating for a while how to, and whether or not to, switch to host all of my photos on Flickr.
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One Year Ago Widget

June 04, 2007 By: erik Category: Geeky, Wordpress 1,906 views

This blog, in its present form, turned one year old this past weekend. It was a solemn single-candle ceremony.
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Dentist, Hotel, Restaurant

June 03, 2007 By: erik Category: Family, Food, Mondragon, Photos, Spain, Videos 1,464 views

We had a very busy weekend, with most of the agenda being wedding-oriented.
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Blond and Brunette

June 01, 2007 By: erik Category: Colindres, Flickr, Partying, Photos 1,283 views

A couple Sundays ago, Marga and I went out for a few drinks. She got so entranced in her sun worship that I was able to snap this picture without her knowledge.
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Applescript to Send Songs to a Shared iTunes Library

May 31, 2007 By: erik Category: Geeky 15,653 views

Note: To all of you that have found this post while searching for a way to copy songs FROM a Shared iTunes Library, read this. If you want to copy TO another iTunes library, then continue.

In my search for a solution to this problem, I have found that many other people find themselves in similar situations. Here’s a basic statement of the problem:

  • I have a laptop that I use at home but often take with me
  • I have a desktop at home with much more storage space than my laptop
  • I want to maintain all of my music on my desktop, but keep a subset on my laptop for playing when I’m not on my home wi-fi network.

Add to that my additional needs that…

  • I don’t even have a monitor, mouse or keyboard connected to my desktop machine
  • And therefore, I want to control adding music to my library completely from my laptop

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Untitled Ditty

May 30, 2007 By: erik Category: Music, Videos 932 views

The good news is that I finally have a way to put audio files on my blog now. The bad sad news is that my little Casio camera is the best microphone I have, so, to get an audio file, I have to make a video anyway, and then extract the audio.
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Aerial Manhattan

May 29, 2007 By: erik Category: Flickr, Photos, USA 3,302 views

I’ve flown into New York airports at least a dozen times, and I’ve never come close to being as lucky as my buddy, Hubbers, was for this photo.
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Lonely Plant

May 29, 2007 By: erik Category: Colindres, Flickr, Photos 2,188 views

The other day, I saw this photo-worthy scene. One of the more nicely kept yards in town is bisected by a stone driveway. Sitting in the middle of the driveway, all by himself, far away from the other, bigger plants closer to the garage, was this little guy.
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