Add A Contact

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Add a Contact You can manually add contacts to your Market Leader system to give them access to the listings on the website, to set them up for Listing Alerts, and to track their activity on the consumer website.  Watch the…

Second Racking (and sampling)

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Performed the second racking at the weekend – siphoning off the wine from one carboy to another leaving all the settled out sludge behind. It’s clarifying nicely – had a little taste and…. it’s wine, and it’s actually not bad…

Hoot Harvest & Crush Update

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So we picked and crushed on Saturday – couldn’t fit the monstrous automated crushed/destemmer so had to do it all by hand. Luckily my family and neighbors helped out so we were able to get it done. I couldn’t quite…

Hoot Vineyards

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The Penney’s recently moved to Moraga and our new house is home to about fifty Pinot Noir vines and to a whole bunch (pardon the pun) of Great Horned Owls so it only seems appropriate to launch Hoot Vineyards :)…

Google Groups KillFile 3.5.3 Released

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So looks like Greasemonkey changed the way I was supposed to save things within Firefox which prevented the KillFile from being updated. Quick fix and it looks like we are back in business :) Here is the link to the…

Google Groups KillFile 3.5.2 Released

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Thanks to an anonymous user there is a fix for the missing Killfile menu option. I haven’t tested this personally but hopefully it address the problems people have been having since Google updated things. Here is the link to the…

Sprinklino Site Launched

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So I’ve put together a site dedicated to my Sprinklino project over at sprinklino.penney.org enjoy!

Sideboard – Veneer delivered

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So I got my shipment of veneer from Certainlywood last night. The figure is really nice but it looks a bit too pink, must be a freshly cut log, but that will darken up nicely with some time potassium dichromate :)…

Completed Holtzapffel Workbench!

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Okay, well it’s 99% complete and since I started it almost exactly a year ago figured I’d post it (catching up blog posts to pdo – this was actually where I was around March 10/09) Still have a few dog…

Light at the end of the tunnel

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So catching up some blog posts here at penney.org, this was my progress 10/18/08 getting closer at this point :) Just need to add the vises, do some final flattening of the top once I flip it et voila :)…