GaijinAgain Blog

Walk-in Closet

Walk-in Closet Rebuild

Rebuilt the shelving in a walk-in closet a few years back and realized I hadn’t posted anything about it. Super exciting stuff!!

Gear Rail for FeelFree Corona

Up to this point, I’ve been using an iron rail that I threw together to hold my fish finder transducer, the screen and a “pole holder.” I was just attaching it to the anchor...

Flag Pole on a FeelFree Corona

   I think it’s pretty well accepted that it’s hard to add accessories to FeelFree SoT kayaks without drilling or cutting.  But with a little ingenuity, there are some things that we can do...

FeelFree Corona

New Toy in the Box

For years, I’ve been wanting to get a sea kayak to take advantage of the huge bay just down the hill from the house.  Not just for the joy of being out on the...

Top Shelf

Slide Out Kitchen Shelves

Had some time the other day and decided to do a quick and easy DIY that I’ve been wanting to do for quite a while.  Having all our pans stored under the the stove,...

Little Greenhouse

Recently the school tore down and replaced two of the old buildings with a really nice looking campus.  But just a short 10 years ago, they had replaced all the old windows with nicely...


Securing phpMyAdmin

Hardening access to phpMyAdmin to secure a known weak spot on Ubuntu servers. Here are a few ideas to help you make your server even more secure.


Asa Run

So, the other day, a Sunday and my first day off in over a week, I participated in an Interesting aspect of Japanese biker culture.  It’s called the 朝ラン, or Asa run. Asa being...