Switch-Flicking a lightswitch without the lights. Rock gently back & forth for a quiet fix or quickly for a satisfying clicking sound!
Glide– Full range joystick with large surface area for you thumb twiddlers.
Spin– Spin the disc round & round! A fan favorite, another solution for thumb twiddlers.
Click– Are you a pen clicker? You need this in your life. Satisfies both silent & audible fixes!
Roll– Spin the gears, roll & click the ball! Highly addictive!
Breathe– Calm your mind with this worry stone inspired feature.
Could You Ever Carry A Whole Toolbox In Your Back Pocket? – Now You Can!
Material: Metal , Glass ,Chain , Art Print ,The 25mm necklace size,Chain Length: 60cm,Ship time: United States:General 6- 15 days can be reach. Other countries need 7-15 days .( During Christmas will be late than expected ) The image is covered with glass to ensure that your necklace lasts. lease feel free to contact me with any questions you have, I’m happy to respond quickly and do my best to make your shopping experience .Happy shopping & thank you for stopping by!
It’s tasty, delicious, and can make the Kessel Run in less than twelve parsecs. Serve up replicas of the Millennium Falcon in waffle form every morning to send family and friends into hyperspace. Detailed mold has your waffle batter looking just like Han Solo’s iconic spaceship in minutes. Regulating thermostat to ensure even browning, five temp settings for preferred waffle done-ness, dual indicator light lets you know when the iron is hot and when the waffle is ready, stands upright and cord wraps under base for compact storage. Stainless steel construction. Coated non-stick waffle plate, wipes clean with damp cloth. 7.75″ x 9.5″ x 4.75″.
Make your refrigerator look like your favorite 80’s video game console with the FreezerBoy magnet set! Available for fridges of all sizes, this magnet set transforms your kitchen into a vintage geek shrine. These dry-erase magnets turn your fridge into a giant gaming system, ready to have it’s button’s pushed. Give a few taps on the D-pad along with a few jabs on the A button and you’ll be ready to crack open that freezer in search of a few frosty beverages. Great gift for gamers, geeks, nerds, and boyfriends! Unlike the permanence of a fridge sticker or decal, these magnets are 100% removable and leave no marks! The magnet set also fits on fridges of all sizes, as well as dishwashers and laundry machines! Note: Some customers are commenting that they have not received all magnets in the set. If you are missing magnets from the set, please contact the seller and they can ship you any missing pieces right away. The issue is a result of Amazon Prime fulfillment, not an oversight from the manufacturer.
Greenies Kitty Treats are Max’s favorite treats
. We especially like to give him the tuna hairball ones since he’s a long hair cat and suffers from hairballs frequently. I add these to many of my Amazon orders as they have the best prices and I don’t have to travel 20 miles for them!
I finally found a pen I love and will not loose… well almost never loose. I was given a peweter dragon pen from French Quarter Pens a couple years ago and for the longest time I never lost it, misplaced it yes, but always found it. One day, on my way to the bus my purse went upside down in the car and partially out into the snow! I thought I’d lost my beloved pen forever and couldn’t find it anywhere. So for Christmas I was given a replacement. A couple weeks later I was looking in the car for something else and found my original pen! I was delighted as I now have 2 of these beautiful pens!
They are heavy enough that they glide over the paper but don’t make your hand hurt like most heavier pens. Having it in my purse adds a little weight and so I know it’s always there! They are a delight to write with and frequently I bring out my pen specifically for meetings at work which causes discussions n good writing tools.
I ride the Valley Mover, a local bus system in Alaska and whenever someone needs a pen I’m quick to bring out my beautiful pen for loan. More than a few times the hour drive is spent talking about how wonderful the pen is and how well it writes along with where it was purchased!
We’ve also purchased several more pens and the accompanying letter openers and magnifying glass to give as gifts.
Dragon Pewter Pen from www.FrenchQuarterPens.com
No, I get nothing but the satisfaction that I have helped several people find a lovely pen and a small business in Louisiana, all the way from Alaska!
Here’s a great idea… list all the ways that Geeks Will Rule the World! In the 21st Century you should know how to type, use a mouse and navigate some form of computer. You just have to! To fill out some forms, to gather information on a topic. Libraries no longer carry nor can keep up with the flood of information that is presented to people daily, especially small libraries. Sad.
There are so many ways to keep up with information especially using the internet. There is social media, new sites, blogs and RSS feeds. So yeah we geeks will rule unless everyone keeps up.
Changes can be small and subtle or massive in scope and impact. Having a plan for some of the larger changes in life can help make change not as overwhelming. A project plan can help by giving you a place to write up a task list and give yourself due dates and the option to delegate to someone else. It can also track costs and time requirements.
Project plans can be large and cumbersome as in large projects for work or they can be simple as in a simple task list with names and due dates next to each item. The tools for larger projects such as building something, moving or large group projects can be managed by a large list of programs from Microsoft Project to Planner (Open Source) along with a wide variety of online tools in between. It depends on how many people you have involved in the project as to what kind of system you might need.
Most of the projects I do are along the lines of task lists with due dates and potential delegation names. For this I use a form I created in Voice Recorder in various sizes. It depends on the project as to what size I use. I have a half page planner that I use in my purse for short term projects that I just hand write what is needed. I also have a full size planner I type up formal plans into for work projects so I can hang them on the wall and see what I have going on visually. For me the benefit of a simple project planner is that I can see what is going on at a glance and I know what is next on that project’s list even if the list is not in date order. Build a project plan for anything and everything that is more complex than a good dinner!
What do you plan?
I’m a Geek! I love that I’m geeky and can solve a number of computer based issues for my co-workers and family. I love teaching my kids geeky things. Right now my daughter who loves to draw is learning the art of playing with GIMP and how much fun geeky art can be. I fully believe that it is important to be a geek of something. I am not just a computer geek however, I am a geek in sewing, in pattern drafting, especially for dolls and miniatures. I love photography but I am more a nerd there as I don’t like to share much of what I shoot only the really good stuff. I am a file geek too. As a clerk I work with computer files and paper files. I like to think I’m good at it as well. If you’re going to geek out on something it might as well be something you enjoy! What are you a geek of?
My usual is to write posts on the big screen using the main pc but I decided to try out the reinstalled version of WordPress for my Android tablet. On the pc its sloow loading WordPress but the tablet is very snappy! The downsides to the tablet is the touchscreen keyboard and the fact that I am looking down far more than I should! An interesting experiment and since I’m in the system I figured I’d write about it!
I commute on public transportation, therefore I am well rested — Commuter Bag
I commute by public transportation, in my case the Valley Mover Bus which is our local system that does long distance transit. I take the bus daily which saves wear on the car, gas, lowers my insurance bill and reduces the risk of ending up in a accident especially on bad winter roads and heavy rush hour traffic. The photo on the item is a local back road of the Mat-Su Valley of Alaska taken at sunset in the late summer!
Some of my other reasons for taking the bus are the social aspects. People love to just chat about various things. If there happens to be something news worthy most people have some sort of mobile device and the news of the day becomes the topic. A few weeks back there was a winter time fire about a mile from my house and the topic was where to go to get the latest information on the roads in the area. Many times the weather or traffic reports are handy and are relayed to the bus driver who can then warn later buses about delays. Sometimes it has even helped the driver take an alternate route and stay nearly on time despite the traffic. Another benefit is napping. Taking a nap before or after work just helps you stay low stress and feel refreshed for your day or evening ahead!
So I commute by public transportation, therefore I am well rested!
Rickshaw Commuter Laptop Bag
Upgrade your daily commute with a customized Rickshaw laptop bag! Made in San Francisco with a focus on sustainability and durability, this laptop bag stands up to daily wear ‘n tear and stand out with your customized designs, text, and photos printed on the front flap. Made with a pocket or compartment for everything from a 15” laptop to a journal, this laptop bag will make it easy to take it all with you each day.
- Water resistant, extra durable construction.
- Holds up to 15″ laptop (sleeve included).
- 2 large front pockets and rear organizational pocket.
- Magnetic silencers, Velcro, and clip flap fasteners.
- Made with a sustainability focus in San Francisco, CA.
- Dimensions 11″ H x 15.75″ W x 4.75″ D.
A small business can be built both on a shoestring budget and with very little time. You can find time to do a multitude of things such as brainstorm marketing ideas, topics for blog posts, new products or services while waiting in line at a grocery store or sitting on a bus stuck in traffic. If you have a mobile device such as an Apple iPad 3 or Kindle you can use an app to record your notes. Even your phone has a simple text program or you can text yourself ideas, use the phone as a voice recorder or carry a Voice Recorder! A simple pen and pad of paper does the trick too.
Once you realize the small moments you can leverage and start collecting your notes carve out a lunch hour or a break to sit and gather them all together in one place. Decide on which ones can be done while on the go. If you have a constant, net connection and can write e-mail to clients or post to forums then go for it! There are apps that you can write documents that are more complex; then flesh out your ideas when you are home you can start implementing. Use your on the go time wisely to plan larger projects breaking it down into bite sized steps and set goals and deadlines for the steps. Calendar in tasks in small holes in your schedule and over time you will find you have a great business started!
One of my favorite tools on the tablet is a mind mapper. I can take disjointed thoughts and just jot them down for later. This allows me to capture ideas and then flesh them out when I have more time or a more powerful system. As you can see there are many ways to capture ideas for a business. The next step is just that… taking the next steps to implement your ideas. Give each task a due date and find a friend who believes in you and will keep you motivated! Eventually, if you are determined and have the support you will have a successful business. Don’t forget a good business plan too…. the road map of businesses!
I have approximately 1000 files to get things into or add to the collection of files. Several of them take up a whole drawer by themselves and are several years old but because they are active files I can’t just send them to storage or archiving and so we have 10+ years of “stuff” from each agency. One such provider file is a whole drawer by itself. Recently there have been discussions on how to cram more into the cabinets we have since there’s no more space for more cabinets! The brilliant brainstorm I came up with is to take that old historic data and put it into 3 ring binders on top of the cabinets and only keep the most current in the drawer. For several of the largest files that will free 2/3 to 3/4 of a drawer leaving space for more providers and future expansion. I can think of at least 3 files that are that large!
It will be a lot of work but in the long run we will have the space so desperately needed for more files!
This original idea didn’t happen because the division decided that it was OK to box up the old stuff and send it to off site storage! For the last 6 months we’ve been converting files to a new Blue Folder system that has a current, complete application in it and the older stuff is starting to be boxed for moving out! One way or another the older paperwork that is not needed for daily work will leave the cabinets. Most exciting is to finally get ALL the files in alphabetical order as the movers in 2009 could not alphabetize to save their lives!
I’ve learned that being the Division Squirrel is a VERY good thing! I mildly over order on some supplies and recycle the heck out of others and am proud to say that it comes in very handy quite a bit of the time! The page dividers that have been recycled out of my packets are currently being re-purposed by our admin group! The gobs of binder clips and paper clips are constantly cycled through people’s offices and used over and over again! If I know I have something I won’t order new just to make life easy… I’ll hunt through my stash for it! Oh yeah and I even have some squirrels in my office to keep me company! (stuffed of course… can’t have them chewing up the files!)