Sunday, April 20, 2014

Revisiting Tagging Your LinkedIn(r) Connections

Update of the process for customizing and categorizing your LinkedIn® connection groupings. The PDF file of the step-by-step procedure, including screen captures, is downloadable at https://app.box.com/s/ju04h698elb8j5dc0m0. Read the entire article at http://whilldtkwriter.blogspot.com/2014/04/revisiting-tagging-your-linkedin.html and comment there, please.

Friday, March 28, 2014

Soldiering On Military Ranks

Researches into military ranks across the branches, spurred by curiosity about pronunciations, spellings, and context of some military ranks. Read the entire article at http://whilldtkwriter.blogspot.com/2014/03/soldiering-on-military-ranks.html and comment there, please.

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Cookie Mix Recipe: Fat Deviating

Deviating from a cooky mix recipe by replacing half of the butter called for with cooking oil and sesame oil. Read the entire article at http://whilldtkwriter.blogspot.com/2014/03/cookie-mix-recipe-fat-deviating.html and comment there, please.

Friday, February 28, 2014

Mini-cupcake Offload: Pan Type & Prep, Batter Amt

Mini-cupcake experiment of using spray oil and flour or spray oil alone in silicone and aluminum pans. (Includes recipe for Choco Cherry Choco Chip Mini-cupcakes.) Read the entire article at http://whilldtkwriter.blogspot.com/2014/02/mini-cupcake-offload-pan-type-and-prep.html and comment there, please.

Friday, February 21, 2014

Sunday, January 26, 2014

Anachronistic Songs, Part 2 of 2

"Anachronistic Songs, Part 1 of 2" covered blasts from the past WRT another-era terms (example: "groove") and some terminology definition shifts (ex: example: "straight"). This part continues with unPC-ness, dimes and related costs, and years. Read the entire article at http://whilldtkwriter.blogspot.com/2014/01/anachronistic-songs-part-2-of-2.html and comment there, please.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Anachronistic Songs, Part 1 of 2

Common characteristics of an anachronistic song, usually the song having been out at least a few decades ago:
  • It includes a term that was popular or a norm in a particular era "long ago".
  • It includes a term that the definition has shifted over time.
  • It is more likely now to be considered culturally or politically insensitive than in the past.
  • It contains reference to a year number.
Read the entire article at http://whilldtkwriter.blogspot.com/2014/01/anachronistic-songs-part-1-of-2.html and comment there, please.