....very busy long weekend ! Thursday I drove to get Piglette, Mike, Sweetous and then drove to my Parents' house for Thanksgiving dinner. Then we drove back to Piglette's place. Friday, we went prowling around the stores and managed to keep the spending to a "minimum". Friday evening we watched baby Mike whilst Pig and … Continue reading busy long weekend….
Some recent pictures of baby Mike...
Some more trashy humor for the secular holidays....
This is from one of my email buddies. How to make bedroom slippers out of maxi pads... You need four maxi pads to make a pair. Two of them get laid out flat, for the foot part. The other two wrap around the toe area to form the top. Tape or glue each side of … Continue reading craft project: slippers from maxi pads
Links to candy recipes via email from Caryn.... Just click on the name of the CANDY and bam the recipe appears! 2 Minute Microwave Fudge 5 Minute Fudge 7 Layer Bars Aaron's Buttery Cashew Brittle Almond Bark Amanda's Peppermint Creams Ann's Cream Nut Candy Bavarian Inn Peanut Bars Beth's Delicious Fudge Brownie Fudge Dessert Buckeyes … Continue reading candy recipes….
Look, a picture of LB when she was a baby....
White extremists lash out over election of first black president - Los Angeles Times - this is outrageous and appalling ! I'm not an Obama supporter because I am Pro-Life; his being Black did not even enter into my voting decision. It's really hard to comprehend that this kind of garbage still happens ! Come … Continue reading white extremists lash out….
Some good videos via email from Smitty.... Needle Sized Art - fascinating tiny detailed sculptures. Kim Komando’s Video of the Day » Blog Archive » The amazing Lyrebird - this bird mimics other birds and anything else it hears. Know Jack Schitt - a little twisted humour.
Now when the centurion, who stood facing him, saw that in this way he* breathed his last, he said, ‘Truly this man was God’s Son!’ - from Mark 15:33-41 The Death of Jesus. I am reading Amazon.com: Seven: The Deadly Sins and the Beatitudes: Jeff Cook: Books In this book the author pairs each of … Continue reading comment on Mark15:33-41
Virtual Integrity: Faithfully Navigating the Brave New Web by Daniel J. Lohrmann rating: 5 of 5 stars This is a guide to safety on the internet for Christians. The emphasis is on personal integrity when surfing, especially on social networks and making use of user controls to customize what you see on the web. The … Continue reading Virtual Integrity (book)
I took Puppy to get groomed today. Then I went out for a manly breakfast with LB followed by a Wal-Mart run and then a leisurely afternoon in BN. Now I'm home surfing the web. Look, here is a picture of dog Puppy ! Ain't she a cute one....
From Smitty via email.... Things you can say ONLY at Thanksgiving.... 1. Talk about a huge breast! 2. Tying the legs together keeps the inside moist. 3. It's Cool Whip time! 4. If I don't undo my pants, I'll burst! 5. Whew, that's one terrific spread! 6. I'm in the mood for a little dark … Continue reading ONLY at Thanksgiving….
Look ! a picture of me when I was much younger (circa 1985) and not so fat.....
Food safety recall: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/27785435/from/ET/
I was out walking this morning but cut it short after 20 minutes 'cause it was cold ! I made up for it though by walking the halls and stairs in our building. We have a fairly large 3-story building; so walking the halls and alternating the stairs on each end for 15 minutes was … Continue reading friday morning….
It's nearly lunch time, been working this spreadsheet and getting some surfing in too on the side. Here are links to some good sites I found today.... FIRST THINGS: A Journal of Religion, Culture, and Public Life The Consumerist: Shoppers Bite Back The New Atlantis - A Journal of Technology & Society The Wittenberg Trail … Continue reading some links….
The New Atlantis » Is Stupid Making Us Google? - I am a devotee of Google and I love to surf the web. I hate to say it, but I believe that this article is a dead on accurate assesment of the sorry state we find ourselves in. The internet is a double edged sword, … Continue reading is stupid making us google ?
A lack of daily physical activity can lead to obesity, a major factor in developing type 2 diabetes - stand up and step away from the computer ! That is something I need to be constantly vigilante to make sure I get enough exercise. From what I read I can see I'm not alone.
snopes.com: Visa Fraud Investigation Scam - Here is another scam making the rounds. If someone calls and asks for the code number on the back of your card; don't give ot to them !
An Eclectic Mind : How Not to Get Caught in a Phishing Net - read and heed this article about how to avoid getting your pants screwed off. Some more related links: Internet fraud - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia "Internet Scams, Identity Theft, and Urban Legends: Are You at Risk?" Federal Bureau of Investigation - … Continue reading info about scams and fraud on the web….