Monthly Archives: June 2008

last day of June, last day of vacation… BINGO!!

“Bingo!!” means “Yaay!!! I finally figured out some things in Photoshop!”  It took several days of reading the “Dummies” book, but finally: BREAKTHROUGH!!  There’s still lots to learn of course, and lots of things I know how to do on … Continue reading

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9th day

Today was one of those days where you say “I spent all that time doing THAT!?” (more picture work)! Ah well, but I surprised myself by finishing the music sorting too, AND the rest of the chapter on Elijah (The … Continue reading

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8th day

DONE:  all the home-made movie/slide shows converted and ready!  There were 23 of them, and since each one took several minutes to convert, I also got lots of reading done:  finished the David chapter, and well into the Elijah chapter.  … Continue reading

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7th day–campfire!

On our usual walk to dispose of the garbage, in which we forgot to bring the garbage, we suddenly decided to buy a bundle of wood at the little campstore, so that we could burn all our cardboard garbage.  Rej … Continue reading

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6th day

Did everything proper today.  So, Peterson’s chapter on Abraham (The Jesus Way) was about faith, and the one on Moses was about.. words, language.  In the Books of Moses three main elements of language:  Names (“the greatest forms of human … Continue reading

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5th day

Well, I did stop Adobe-Bridging at lunch, to follow the pre-planned schedule and do the readings… but just read a little bit and quickly got back to sorting pictures! The chapter in The Marriage Book today was about communicating–seemingly a … Continue reading

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4th day… MIDLIFE QUIZ

Sheesh… didn’t do any study-reading today!  Got totally involved with Adobe Bridge–sorting and tagging photos.  My parents went to the Grand Canyon in May, with my brother and his girlfriend, and they sure took some beautiful pictures! Here’s something I’ve … Continue reading

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3rd day

OK, would this be a good example of going with whatever God happens to be doing:  The weather forecast called for rain today, so we decided it would be the night to go to Apple Granny’s for supper. It turned … Continue reading

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2nd day

Took in the short, camp church service, the ice cream social, and STILL had lots of time to sort pictures (mainly Grand Canyon ones–not done yet!), study books, and nap!  That’s besides cooking barbecued pork chops and vegetables for supper. … Continue reading

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first day

I’m using two study books this vacation.  One is what our Tuesday evening “Reading Group” is discussing, in meetings every second Tuesday:  The Jesus Way, an excellent book by Eugene Peterson about the Way–asking not only “what would Jesus do”, … Continue reading

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