If you’re like me, you’re now relying on multiple Raspberry Pi devices across your home to perform various home automation tasks. I’m pretty good about backing up my devices using rsync, but even having file backups doesn’t replace a full OS-level backup. I recently lost 2 SD cards at the... [Read More]
Magnalatch® Latches and Squirrels Don't Mix
A few years ago we put in a pool. With a pool comes saftey requirements we had (mostly) already met - 5ft fence, chimes on doors leading to pool. etc. We also found out we had to put special saftey latches on our gates to keep really tall kids out.... [Read More]
Credit Protections for Minors is a Major Pain
Detailed steps to freeze your minors' credit.
Freezing your credit has been sound advice for several years, but for many it was a financial and technical burden not worth dealing with. In May 2018, Donald Trump signed legislation that would give consumers access to credit freezes without cost, making it an easier option to swallow for many.... [Read More]