Archive | November, 2013

Parade – check

November 30, 2013

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Well, it’s over. I am pleased to say that it went as well as could be expected. The battery worked, the lights lit up, many adorable children showed up dressed in their angel and shepherd costumes while their parents accompanied them, and most importantly – nothing caught on fire. My only regret? We should have […]

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‘Press five’….. *sniff*

November 29, 2013

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Well, we did it. We no longer have satellite t.v. The original plan was to cut off service after the World Series was done, but neither of us got around to making the phone call, then the Doctor Who 50th anniversary special was getting close, then it was Thanksgiving… but no more. The call was […]

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Whoops.

November 29, 2013

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Whoops – I forgot to make a post last night. It was a very nice day – very laid back and quiet. I made some food for us both and then bought a puzzle game for the iPad and spent the rest of the day trying not to get gravy all over it. I fell […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

November 27, 2013

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May your day be filled with gravy, stuffing, and naps! Heavy on the naps. Oh, and pie. And then a nap.

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Mmmmmmm…… Chemicals……..

November 26, 2013

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God bless Lloyd. He stopped by the CDC Tuesday afternoon and was brave enough to help with the float. He hooked up the battery to the power inverter so we could test the lights. (One little spark. Everything went fine.). As he left he asked when I’d be home. I said it would be sometime […]

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1:1

November 25, 2013

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tablets

We’ve formed a committee at Lincoln Lutheran to make some decisions about how and when we want to implement a 1:1 (It’s a ratio, read it as, “One to one.”) initiative. That’s where every student at a school has a tablet or laptop and they use them to make the learnification more hard core. Well, […]

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