Elaine.Triquetra's Blogspot

Some of the crochet items I have worked on,links to interesting stuff-ESPECIALLY a great link to the Giveaway Of The Day site! FREE software every day.

Giveaway of the Day Elaine.Triquetra's Crochet Blogspot

Saturday, February 17, 2007

Funny Cats 3

Found more Funny Cats

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Tuesday, February 06, 2007

Funny Cats 4

Whenever I find these videos I will be blogging them

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Tuesday, January 30, 2007

funny cats

You may have to let it download to watch first if you have a slow computer like mine, or click
on the large arrow in middle of video, just getting the hang of this. Got it off YouTube, it's author
is "neverende"
This is url to go directly to "Funny Cats" video as seen on news
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pIqhUCZgwXQ

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Tuesday, January 23, 2007

Please read the comments before downloading todays free software. This is the first time I have EVER been unsure of the software at this site. It sounds to me as if you need to be quite computer savy and if you are-great-go for it!
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Finally got my computer back from the shop. While they had it, they managed to wipe my hard drive and totally screw it up. Thankfully they gave me a new case with motherboard (yes, it got fried) and hard drive, etc. I only took it in cuz the button to turn it on was loose!
The big news is above: Giveaway of the Day! It is such a great website I just HAD to share it. Every night at midnight they give away fresh new software and also a game (if you are into games). They also have freeware galore. The only catch is, that you have to download it within 24 hours and install it before times up. No biggy for the software they offer. This is a really great site!
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Tuesday, October 24, 2006


Free Pattern from Just Hats


Stitch of the Week
Each week for the next 24 weeks, starting this week with the popular seed stitch pattern, we'll (Lola) feature a different knitting stitch to test your skills and tickle your fancy.
Best of all -- the pictures can be enlarged to show detail, almost as if you could hold the sample in your hand!
Stitch information provided courtesy of Vogue Knitting from Stitchionary, Volume 1
Seed Stitch Pattern
Laugh with Lola!


Click here for Lola
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Saturday, October 14, 2006

Internet scams abound-our latest escapade
Here is the latest internet scam I want to share so that nobody else (well, I didn't get taken, but could have) gets caught up:
We were selling something online and I know many of my crochet friends make lovely things and sell online. Yesterday we got a cashiers check in the mail to the amount of $5000! For something that we were asking only $300 for. Well, of course that sent up a flag and we contacted the bank and verified that indeed it was a fraudulent check. But had we not, we could have been out $4700 AND had our funds frozen at our local bank for maybe months! Here is the copy of (most, I left our name out) of the email the person sent after we told her/him (?) that we got the check in the mail:

From: Nicole Evans
Signed-By: yahoo.com Mailed-By: yahoo.com
To:
Date: Oct 14, 2006 9:22 AM
Subject: Re: payment
Reply Reply to all Forward Print Add sender to Contacts list Delete this message Report phishing Show original Message text garbled?
Hello,Many thanks for your email recieved,well i am very happy that you finally recievd the payment and i will want you to know that the excess on the payment should be sent to my shipping agent thruogh western union money transfer in this below details

Name....Mr Temitayo Smith
Address...2 Cary roade11 3lqLondon
Pls note that they will be coming over for the pickup and they will contact you as soon as they recieevd the the money and start with the pickup arrangement also i will want you to pls get back to me as soon as you have transfer them the money with this below detailsSenders Name.....Amount Sent....Mtcn Control NumberText Question Answer...Also i think it is possible for me to let you know that you will be asked to pay some charges at the western union location were you will send the money so you can deduct that from my money and send them the remaining balance.I will be looking forward to hear from you as soon as possibleRegards,Nicole
Just had to share this with anyone who may be selling online, we happened to use US Garage Sales.com I think, but I imagine any selling/auction site could be hit by people like this. Since they are out of the US it is hard to bring bear charges especially if you don't actually lose any money. It is times like this I wish I had many blogs to post this on. Suffice it to say I will share this with my Groups!
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