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Entries from April 2009

Crosspost – Help Needed! WordPress commenting isn’t working (WordPress database error Duplicate entry)

April 29th, 2009 · 3 Comments

Ah, these are the moments I wish I had my own IT staff. If you’re a WordPress or mySQL guru perhaps you can help me! I am running WordPress on my main blog (“Moving at the Speed of Creativity”) and the blog has stopped accepting comments for some reason, as of Monday night (April 27, […]

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Tags: dad

KidZui browser

April 20th, 2009 · 1 Comment

I’ve just discovered the KidZui browser. It looks pretty cool, you create a unique account and can login to access games, videos, and lots of other “kid friendly” stuff. I’d like you to both check it out and let me know what you think and find by writing a blog post about it here. I’ve […]

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Tags: dad · technology

Auctioning Coins

April 19th, 2009 · 1 Comment

This last week I had the chance to go to a coin auction. There weren’t that many people there so I get to get pretty good deals on two pennies. They both cost 1$ which is a good deal because one is worth 5$ and the other one is worth 3$. That may sound crazy […]

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Tags: brother · coins · collecting

International Cooking Show: Banana Bread

April 14th, 2009 · 11 Comments

Here is the first episode for the International Cooking Show! This is a video showing how to make banana bread. I hope you like it. Learn more about the International Cooking Show on our project wiki. Technorati Tags: cook, cooking, banana, bread, recipe, show, podcast, video, student, collaboration

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Tags: food · scouts · technology

Get Ready for Tech Summer Camp at FreshBrain

April 11th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Alexander and Sarah: Get ready (if you want) for a technology summer camp at Fresh Brain. It’s free to signup and participate, here are the options for things you can do: Create a 3D Video Game Build Applications for the G1 Mobile Phone Building Flashy Websites Java Development Create a Facebook Application Make Amazing Videos […]

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Tags: brother · sister · technology

Documenting our zoo trip with AudioBoo

April 7th, 2009 · 4 Comments

Today Rachel and I spent a couple hours in the morning at the Oklahoma City Zoo for the “READ ACROSS OKLAHOMA 2009: READING ROUND-UP” event. We used my iPhone and the free application/web service AudioBoo to share some observations from the field! This is live-blogging at its best when you’re just five years old! The […]

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Tags: littlesister · travel

Watch out for people who want you to email them like this

April 6th, 2009 · 3 Comments

Brother and Sister: I am updating our blogs with some new software today, and ran across the following comment on brother’s String and Me blog: Let’s talk about this together. Why do you think this “comment” is suspicious? Why do you think I deleted this comment, rather than approving it so it would show up […]

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Tags: technology

American Girl Site

April 5th, 2009 · No Comments

American Girl SHOP FUN FOR GIRLS MAGAZINE MOVIES STORES Explore the largest American Girl store and enjoy FREE shipping for a limited time. Plus, see what’s new for spring. SHOP > Enjoy games, quizzes, advice, and more activities—like Chrissa’s new games—all just for girls! FUN FOR GIRLS > MAGAZINE > Fun today, memories forever—that’s what […]

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Tags: movies · sister · technology · websites

Collecting Coins

April 5th, 2009 · 1 Comment

I am a coin collector. I have been collecting state quarters for awhile and even started collecting pennies. But when I went to the local coin place I started all over again. I bought The Red Book which has every U.S. coin ever made in it. It has information  about all the rare ones and how much each coin is worth […]

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Tags: brother

Videos from the Medieval Festival in Norman

April 3rd, 2009 · 1 Comment

This is absolutely too cute not to share. I think we can title this “Camel Ride Promo Spot.” Yes, the annual Medieval Festival in Norman, Oklahoma, IS a good time for all. Except, of course, if you’re a teenager who gets into a child’s swing and gets so stuck the Norman Fire Department has to […]

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Tags: littlesister · sister · socialstudies · travel

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