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Technology for Us Old Folks

September 13, 2012

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Go Ahead. See What Happens, He Says

September 11, 2012

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I was reading Jeremiah chapter 35 in the Bible earlier this week. Ever read it? Go ahead, I can wait. It’s a pretty cool story. OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOkkkkkkkkkkk since you won’t read it, I will tell you. In the chapter, God tells Jeremiah to call all the heads of the households of the Rechab family to the […]

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I Have Never…

August 31, 2012

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Vanilla wrote an interesting blog post this morning, entitled, “I Have Never.” It included a list of popular things of our culture that he has never done. It got me thinking, and I thought it would make a nice meme for a Friday. Here’s my own list of things that I have never done: I […]

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Freight Train, Freight Train, Going So Fast….

July 21, 2012

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Anybody remember that old folk song? I grew up with folk songs. While my peers were rocking to Jimi Hendrix or Donny Osmond, I was listening to Elizabeth Cotten, Burl Ives, Pete Seeger, and James Taylor. I later found out that Elizabeth Cotten lived in Syracuse in her later years — just a hop, skip, […]

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See Ya Later, I’m Going to Antarctica

July 17, 2012

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So there I was: slunk over the couch, limpid from the heat while my little window air conditioner sputters to keep the room cool at 76 degrees. I’m surfing my feed reader for interesting tech news, and then it hits me: Engadget’s story on Google’s Street View of Antarctica! Oh yeeeeeeeaaaah! In a brief burst […]

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Scents That Never Made It to the Grocery Aisle

July 5, 2012

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Oh, the things we do on long road trips. Besides ranting at traffic and inventing new crayon colors, We also come up with goofy memes. Like this one: Scents That Never Made It to the Grocery Aisle. Here are some of our favorites! Morning Paper After the Rain (Can’t you just smell it now?) Dairy […]

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Across the Interwebz #431

June 29, 2012

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Well, it’s been quite a while since you suffered from some of these! Here are some goofy photos and other shenanigans I’ve found online. Just color the collars and you’re good to go! :beanie: I subscribe to updates from various museums and I saw this old tapestry on one of the posts. OMG!!!! People from […]

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45 Years Young

June 28, 2012

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Conversation this evening while my daughter was toodling with the calendar feature on her cell phone: Me: Oh, what day is my birthday this year? Daughter: On a Thursday. Me: Gee, how old will I be this year?? Daughter: I dunno. Me (to husband): Honey, how old will I be? Husband: 45. Me: 45?!?!??!?!?!??! I […]

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Brad Stine and Me: Separated at Birth?

June 15, 2012

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The kids introduced me to Brad Stine last week. Oh My Gosh– this guy is not only hilarious, he’s right! :grinny: Here’s his stand-up routine on Road Signs and Animal Rights. LOL!! He talks like I blog!!! During the videos, I kept turning to my kids with smug looks: “See?! I’m not the only weirdo […]

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Funnies Around the Interwebz #17

May 9, 2012

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For some reason, my kids frowned but I laughed. I laughed at this one, and the kids frowned AGAIN! Sheesh, don’t they have ANY sense of humor?! Yeah! ………..and who changed it? This would be so perfect on a compass. I hated the new Timeline thing on Facebook, until I saw this. WIN. I don’t […]

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