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February 1, 2009

The Gift Of Pain

On the Our Daily Bread website, I found this video. It's about a doctor who went to India to help the outcasts who had leprosy. People with leprosy lose feelings in infected areas and their infected limbs get damaged by being banged around. He wrote a book with Phillip Yancey called The Gift of Pain. Dr. Brand says pain is a gift from God that needs to be present. Pain without fear hurts less.

February 5, 2009

Handbell Hero

Try out this game.

February 6, 2009

Old Fleetwood Mac Songs

Here are three from the 70's. I've had Over My Head going through my head over and over so I decided to look it up. I had forgotten who sang it. (Warning they all mostly sound alike-- I'm kinda boring like that.)

February 7, 2009

Cutting Edge Concept: Personal Branding

This site links up who you are with the internet. It will help you be a success and develop your career in our ever increasing technological lives.

February 8, 2009

Learn To Read Music

Here's a site to help learn music theory called HappyNote.com.

Don Wood's Gusty

@Gusty.Us you will find the artwork of a well-known retired meterologist from Tulsa Oklahoma's News Channel 8. His name is Don Woods.

February 12, 2009

Trust In The Lord

Here's a devotion telling people to trust in the Lord from OurDailyBread.org.

February 13, 2009


I really like this site, Somebody.NeedsYourPrayers.com. My husband made it. It helps you remember to pray everyday. (You can put a personal prayer list on the site) and you can pray for new and different requests everyday from people who really need an answer from God. =)

February 14, 2009

Lindsey and Carrie Rockin' Out Together

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3hFLwItdaecI love this stuff . . . mix the old with the new! It's a great thing when Lindsey Buckingham is still rockin' out. How old is he anyway . . . sixty-something.

Here's an old video, that's a favorite of mine

Here's my favorite FM vid. GRRR! YouTube won't let me embed.

February 15, 2009


I like this station. I'm kinda stuck in yesteryear. Things like this happen after 40.

Ginny's Friend Poem

I found a poem on my laptop that my daughter wrote:

How to make a friend

a friend isn't very hard to find
all you need is to be kind
and evey once in a while
put on a big smile

February 19, 2009

Does Anybody Ever Play This Video Game Anymore?

When I was a teenager my older brother used to take me to arcades and we would play games like PacMan, Centipede, DuckHunt and Frogger. They definitely can't compare to the video games my kids play but I think they have their place.

I found a site that has a "real" looking pacman game on it. I play it on my laptop when I'm watching TV. My sons and daughter laugh at me and say I'm becoming like them, addicted to playing video games all the time.

I just remember there was a teenage kid at a certain arcade in Collinsville and he could play it the best I've ever seen. He always got all the points in every way. I didn't even know his name I just stood there and watched. Man!! I still have a lot of admiration for that kid playing that dumb video game. He must've spent $50 on quarters every week or else his dad owned the arcade.

Why do I still respect that kid? I don't know. It's just something that got engrained into my memories. So now that I've found a good PacMan game, I keep practicing and playing it too much with the silly unproductive goal of beating some teenager from 20-something years back in a game of PacMan. At least, it's free now!!!

Parts of the Eye

Here's a game where you can label the parts of the eye.
Parts of the eye-- Click on part for definition
Simple diagram of eye from National Eye Institute.
Several Diagrams of the eye

February 21, 2009

Saint Patrick's Day Sermon

I always like to hear again the true story behind Saint Patrick's Day. Here is a sermon by D. James Kennedy.

February 23, 2009

Educational Site

Here's an educational site with a variety of activities and grade levels. It is called SoftSchool.com

February 27, 2009

Do You Ever Feel Like This After the Dentist?

Here's a video found on RightWing videos?

February 28, 2009

At This Moment

If I could just hold you again . . .

. . . I'd fall down on my knees, kiss the ground that you walk on.

If you'd stay, I'd subtract 20 yearssssssssssss from my life.

How could I hurt you, when darlin', I love you and you know, I'd never hurt you.
Such dedication is absolutely beyond all I could imagine (ha)!

Foodie Rules

Three Rules Foodies (people who love food) should follow:

1) Food is mainly a tool. Have an attitude to eat healthiest foods first and most of the time
2) Food is for fellowship. When it's time to enjoy loved ones and friends around a meal, enjoy everyone and enjoy the meal, just don't gorge. Eat a reasonable amount.
3) Food is for pleasure. Enjoy favorite foods. Thank God for whoever invented ice cream. We live in a time far better the even the kings of long ago.

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