Shelly’s Podcast: 3-16-15 (voicemail: 512-394-4624)

High Heels and a Dead Cat (Show #251)


  • Locations and libations
  • SXSW on Ignore
  • Podcast studio mini-makeover and the Fischer-Price compressor
  • Frank breaks and fixes things: vent hood label, retaining wall, Shelly’s remodel memories
  • The unusual career goals of young’uns
  • Helping first graders with homework
  • Good bye Mother Marge
  • Shelly’s book, iOS Access for All: speaking extemperaneously, choosing terminology, and perfecting your video image
  • A brief detour for Apple watch scorn
  • another brief detour to speak of Catalina’s health issues, and where the animals are right now
  • Cocktail/booze Talk: Whisky Advent, Tullamore D.E.W 12 Year Old, and Spirit of Hven Seven Stars No.2 Merak Single Malt
  • (Beggin for) Feedback city

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Link-O-Rama: iOS Access for All, Maccessibility Roundtable podcast

High Heels and a Dead Cat (Show #251)

  • Locations and libations
  • SXSW on Ignore
  • Podcast studio mini-makeover and the Fischer-Price compressor
  • Frank breaks and fixes things: vent hood label, retaining wall, Shelly’s remodel memories
  • The unusual career goals of young’uns
  • Helping first graders with homework
  • Good bye Mother Marge
  • Shelly’s book, iOS Access for All: speaking extemperaneously, choosing terminology, and perfecting your video image
  • A brief detour for Apple watch scorn
  • another brief detour to speak of Catalina’s health issues, and where the animals are right now
  • Cocktail/booze Talk: Whisky Advent, Tullamore D.E.W 12 Year Old, and Spirit of Hven Seven Stars No.2 Merak Single Malt
  • (Beggin for) Feedback city

Keep in Touch: Shelly’s Podcast Facebook Fan Page

Link-O-Rama: iOS Access for All, Maccessibility Roundtable podcast

Anniversaro (Show #250)

  • It’s my 10-year podcasting anniversary, and show #250.
  • Old Business
  • Newness: Dr. thyroid, low-key/no-tree Christmas, iPad Mini layaway
  • History of podcasting
  • Shelly’s book, iOS Access for All: two editions, two formats
  • Joining the Maccessiblity Roundtable
  • Cocktail Talk: Whisky Advent Calendar
  • (Beggin for) Feedback city
  • Super secret bonus Frank segment

Master of Malt's Whisky Advent Calendar

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Link-O-Rama: Serial, iOS Access for All, Maccessibility Roundtable podcast, Master of Malt

Frisky for Podcasting (Show #249)

      Please excuse the sub-standard audio. I’m not super happy with the feedback my newish mixer gives me. And it was dark outside. I’ll do better next time.

      • Chit chat: long time…, weather, frisky for podcasting, drink check
      • Old Business: kitchen kompleat, road construction thrills Frank, jobless, Catalina
      • Shelly’s book, iOS Access for All
      • About accessibility in social media, and in software
      • 25th Anniversary
      • opossum trot
      • Arizona?
      • About giving blood platelets
      • Family reunion photography
      • Cocktail Talk: Lion’s Tail
      • (Beggin for) Feedback city

Frank enjoys a beer while he watches men dig a hole in our street

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Link-O-Rama: iOS Access for All, my iOS 7 blog post, Maccessibility roundtable podcast, lion’s tail cocktail recipe

Fickle Felker of Fate (Show #248)

      • Chit chat: why we sound different, drink check
      • Oregon trip: (Rowan stops by to chat), hanging with friends, the Rose Parade, Lost Lake, the beer store and its neighborhood, crazy Texas liquor laws
      • Kitchen Konfidential Kompleat?: down to the ground, slidey mesquite floors, chipped granite(, five-burner stove goodness, small oven, can’t finish the slideshow, Frank’s brass furnace
      • Cooking fun: smoked turkey gumbo, holiday chili
      • Winter garden: spicy lettuce, drying peppers
      • Holidays: Hosting Thanksgiving, Christmas toys
      • New computer: DIY home theater, hacking Frank’s email, new obsession
      • Cross-examination in the community
      • End-of-year vacation: outings with kids, travels to Denton, Frank finds a Felker
      • Tech Talk: iPad Mini critic guys a Mini, new Google Maps app has issues, iTunes 11 sucks
      • Cocktail Talk: Whiskies of the World comes to Austin, donga punch, volcano bowl, planning the spring tiki crawfish boil, 26th anniversary coming up, Jack’s car
      • (Beggin for) Feedback city

donga punch in the volcano bowl

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Link-O-Rama: Belmont Station, German smoked beer, For Whatever Reason, Mackie 402-VLZ3 mixer, Rode NG2 shotgun mic, MythTV, Bar Congress