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1,000 Words

So, I installed the MTPhotoGallery Movable Type plugin today. See the results at the upper left of the home page of the blog. Spiffy, no?!? This plugin allows display of image files based on various parameters. In this case, I’ve set it up to pull a non-thumbnail sized image from our honeymoon photo gallery. There are a few hundred pics in there – so repetition shouldn’t be too frequent. On top of that, I installed the MT-Rebuild module. That let’s me setup a cron job to regularly regenerate the blog, and update the picture. It’s supposed to update just after midnight – but it seems to update more frequently. More reading on CRON required now. Yawn…
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In Record Time

Amy had a visit with Dr. Lee today. In at 1:30pm, out by 2pm. Wham bam thank you, er – doctor. Baby’s heartbeat is 145 – reportedly normal, but that sounds fast to me! What are we gonna raise, a hummingbird or a baby? The kicks seem to continue, although yours truly has been unable to feel them his own self.

A bout of gout but no trout

This thing is getting old. With seemingly no direct cause (a steak four days ago?), I have come down with another Seussian bout of gout. Unlike the day we had the goodbye lunch for David Balcom, there was no trout on the menu. I’ve managed to do most meetings from my desk. The only real issue has been the few trips up and down the Crow’s Nest stairs. Did I mention that it’s the right foot this time. Ack.