photoshop for kids!

wow, i never thought of teaching my kids to use photoshop! i’m still learning myself, and i think its just so complicated…but this article really has me thinking. maeven and tyren have both played around with computer paint programs and such…what an idea, to look for tutorials and videos to

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another hot day

did i mention that our dryer died? well it did, and i recycled it (got a whole $4 for it!) and the search for a new (used) one, began. to make a long story short, i did my research and found some used ones…but…salvation army didn’t have any electric dryers,

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Do Good Grades Predict Success?

Very interesting blog post: http://freakonomics.com/2008/09/29/do-good-grades-predict-success/ i would agree with many of the comments on this post that grades measure very little…as some of the most intelligent and successful (in my mind) people i know did horrid in school. my husband and father, for starters. as i recall, my bro didn’t

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lazy organizer my butt!

i’ve subscribed to the lazy organizer blog (site no longer exists) for awhile and really get a lot out of it. she really inspires me, yet i’ve yet to get going on any of the ideas yet, argh. well today she’s really got me thinking. she posted this today: http://www.lazyorganizer.com/blog/?p=4026

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