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Entries from December 2011

Our 2011 Family Christmas Card

December 29th, 2011 · No Comments

Inspired by Ben Grey‘s December 7th post, “Challenging Seconds,” I’ve opted for a sixty second video this year in lieu of a family Christmas Card. Following the rules outlined by Ben, this is a 60in60 video: 60 images 1 second per image (total of 60 seconds) The video tells a story Merry Christmas and Happy […]

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Tags: movies · youtube

Rachel Reports on Sprinkler Ice

December 26th, 2011 · No Comments

A week or so before winter break, we had a cold snap in Oklahoma City. Rachel reported on some EXCITING sprinkler ice we saw walking home from school. Technorati Tags: oklahoma, sprinkler, ice, okc, city, report, reporting

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Tags: littlesister · science · weather

Rachel Sings at Christmas Eve

December 26th, 2011 · No Comments

Rachel sang “Happy Birthday Jesus” at the Christmas Eve Service at our church this year. This was her rehearsal just before the service began. She did a GREAT job!

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Tags: littlesister · music

Willow in Wichita

December 26th, 2011 · No Comments

This was the first video of Willow which Shelly saw, via a MMS.

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Tags: dogs

Sharing Sermon Perceptions Through Art

December 26th, 2011 · No Comments

Rachel is now in the habit of creating illustrations during the sermon each Sunday in church. Here are some of her recent drawings. This was the drawing she made on Sunday when she took communion for the first time. Rachel is taking away a lot of ideas from church each week and I think it’s […]

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Tags: art · christian · littlesister

Delicious Prime Rib

December 25th, 2011 · No Comments

Tonight for Christmas dinner we cooked prime rib. It turned out delicious! I probably should have left it in the oven about 10 more minutes. Here is some documentation of how I cooked it in case you’re interested, and for my own later reference. This was the recipe I used and modified slightly. We bought […]

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Tags: food

KSU Engineering Tour Reflections

December 19th, 2011 · No Comments

Alexander recorded this 5 minute reflection using the iPhone application SonicPics yesterday, sharing some thoughts from his tour last Friday of the College of Engineering at Kansas State University.

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Background of the Lincoln Douglas Debates

December 11th, 2011 · No Comments

Alexander created this ten minute video for his seventh grade history day project: “Background of the Lincoln Douglas Debates.”

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Tags: brother · socialstudies

Preparing for Jesus

December 11th, 2011 · No Comments

Rachel’s sermon illustration today in church. Sent from my iPhone

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The Thanksgiving Place

December 8th, 2011 · No Comments

This is a restaurant menu Rachel made at school… Note she has included a wide variety of “grown up drinks.” See the full gallery on Posterous Sent from my iPhone

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How The Grinch Stole Christmas

December 4th, 2011 · No Comments

Rachel spent an hour creating this twenty minute, animated movie with Puppet Pals for iPad. Sent from my iPad

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Green Blob Mystery

December 4th, 2011 · No Comments

This is Sarah’s first animated movie with Puppet Pals. Sent from my iPad

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Santa Goes to Washington DC

December 4th, 2011 · 2 Comments

Rachel made this video, “Santa Goes to Washington DC,” using the Puppet Pals Director’s Pass app on an iPad. Santa Goes to Washington DC from Wesley Fryer on Vimeo.

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Tags: littlesister · video

The Three Wise Men

December 4th, 2011 · No Comments

This is a watercolor painting Rachel made in Sunday School: “The Three Wise Men.” Sent from my iPhone

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Rachel’s Letter to Santa

December 1st, 2011 · No Comments

Sent from my iPhone

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