Personally, I would have separated making it run again from changing the OS. I have an XP laptop that actually run fine. It's a tablet PC that is just old enough that it can't handle Win7, but Win8 is lighter, so should work. Or I can wait till May or so and try Linux Mint 17, which should have some tablet PC… » 2/15/14 8:50am 2/15/14 8:50am

A friend shared a great idea. Start in one room with a laundry basket. The things that don't belong in that room go in the basket, move to the next room, remove the things in the basket that belong there, put the things that don't belong in the second room into the basket. Move on to the third room, etc. You keep going … » 4/10/13 9:41pm 4/10/13 9:41pm