life's tweets this week - 2008-11-16



  • now this is true religion - http://is.gd/6V6e - thanks @mufan96 for the link. #


  • RT @DustinDK: RT @mikeyanderson: New Pixar movie http://is.gd/6JDV inspired by lady who lived next to Mars Hill http://tinyurl.com/mhlady #


  • @jodyearley nope, ususally day after thanksgiving. in reply to jodyearley #


  • one of the guys here @ work (trenton) lost his iphone this morning. his beltclip broke. he’s not sure if on his bus or in his truck. bummer. #


  • just finished designing efcom’s phonebook ad for next year. gonna show the boss the variations for him to pick. #


  • @garymodine1 awesome! praise Jesus. in reply to garymodine1 #


  • not really sure how my http://twitter.grader.com score dropped, today i’m 64/100. a couple weeks ago i was at i think 75 or 82. oh well. #


  • Seattle!!! #


  • just a couple hours. heading back this evening around 9p. #


  • that was in response to @Aadom asking how long I’m in Seattle for. I forgot to hit the @ symbol. but I’m sure you were all wondering. #


  • Here I am: http://tinyurl.com/3p6lbh #


  • standing in line to return my redbox dvd - http://twitpic.com/l55l #


  • @Aadom it was clear and dry 40* in reply to Aadom #


  • @mikeberry yeah, you can’t take it; but my kids usually share and give it to me when they’re done with it. in reply to mikeberry #


  • @eliabelmares so who’s her famous son? in reply to eliabelmares #


  • twitterific on the iPhone keeps crashing on me everytime I scroll up past a certain point today. totally weird, it’s never done that b4. #


  • my gorgeous bride - http://twitpic.com/l869 #


  • it’s picture day! - http://twitpic.com/l86f #


  • we took 342 pics at an orchard on the side of the road, I’ll post dome higher red ones after I sort through them. #


  • @abelara grrrr, SOME higher RES ones, I mean. in reply to abelara #


  • @eliabelmares which picture are you talking about? in reply to eliabelmares #


  • yakima costco has limited wii consoles for $245 today. should I convince @deblara we NEED one. :) #


  • enjoyed a nice lunch with @deblara and just a nice afternoon in general while g’ma watches all the kids. #


  • getting ready for a Twitter dump. I enjoyed a great day off w/family, but now have lots of @replies to get to. here goes… #


  • @victoriaarmas happy belated birthday to your mom. in reply to victoriaarmas #


  • @JenSawley thanks to the invite, we’ll be there. how old? 12? in reply to JenSawley #


  • @maggienajera I forgot the calorie count, I think I fiigured it out using http://nutritiondata.com - you put in a recipe and # of servings. in reply to maggienajera #


  • @maggienajera my”photography fee” is to ask if jorge would fix the leak under our kitchen sink. our bucket overflows when we do laundry. :( in reply to maggienajera #


  • btw, we didn’t get the wii. we figured we should wait till we can afford (NEED) a bigger tv to go with it. it wouldn’t look good on a 22”. #


  • http://twitpic.com/lez7 - this is one of my favorites of @deblara and i from our photo-shoot yesterday #


  • http://twitpic.com/lezq - here’s a great one of the whole family #


  • http://twitpic.com/lf0f - and what’s a photo-shoot with kids without a meltdown thrown in for fun. :) #


  • fyi, we took those pictures ourselves w/tripod and timer. we just pulled over on the side of the road at an orchard we thought was pretty! #


  • @s_wiederspohn when’s your birthday?? in reply to s_wiederspohn #


  • here’s the top 61 of 342 pics from our photoshoot. Flickr set: http://is.gd/7ebB or iWeb gallery: http://is.gd/7efp #


  • @s_wiederspohn dec. 17th in reply to s_wiederspohn #


  • new post -> family picture day: this past tuesday I took the day off to spend a day with th.. http://tinyurl.com/5p5tyz #


  • @victoriaarmas anna’s feeling fine & we assume it’s passed. we’re not the kind of parents who are worries enough to be sifting through IT. in reply to victoriaarmas #


  • @victoriaarmas keep praying, but don’t tell them about it. :) in reply to victoriaarmas #


  • @JenSawley I don’t think you can delete the DMs. I’ve never tried though. in reply to JenSawley #


  • I woke up early this morning so I tried to cram in a lot of things and almost missed my van ride, they were pulling out of the parking lot. #


  • on the plus side I did go running for the first time in a couple months and I finished raking the leaves in the front yard. #


  • i just uploaded a new set of header pics. everytime you refresh a new one loads. try it. it’s fun! - http://theacousticlife.com #


  • i wish @tweetdeck allowed “drag n drop” of people between groups. and also resizable columns. #


  • @rhondaberghoff thanks for correcting me. i was trying to be cool and use the lingo of the kids on the twitters. :) in reply to rhondaberghoff #


  • @s_wiederspohn i think twitterific (which i use on the iphone) is not . tweetdeck i use on my mac. try twitterberry. http://is.gd/d8N in reply to s_wiederspohn #


  • if you follow 50+ people it’s hard to keep track on @tweetdeck if you’ve already put someone in a group or not. am i missing something? #


  • plus the fact that i don’t like how in the list of people i’m following it keeps people i’ve stopped following in the list. grr. #


  • @jcleftie yes, but i can’t compare the lists of other groups to know if i’ve already put someone in a group. that’s my dilema. in reply to jcleftie #


  • my boss had a big Arby’s roastbeef sandwich for lunch. it looked good. but, i don’t got any cash with me. cereal w/cranberries for me! #


  • does anyone else use usbank? and am i the only one that’s been having trouble logging in to their site for a couple days? #


  • looking forward to the @streubel’s coming over for dinner tonight. #


  • um, yeah, that’s why you shouldn’t video tape those kinda things. :) RT @joeday: Dance FAIL! http://snipurl.com/5fbbx #


  • getting started on replacing a screen on a 2004 iBook #


  • @joeday gusto = i didn’t like it, gusta = i don’t like it in reply to joeday #


  • apparently the previous link to the “dance fail” isn’t working, here it is on youtube: http://is.gd/7p7R #


  • @maggienajera after reviewing that site i think you might get lots of more laughs, you like that sort of humor. http://failblog.org in reply to maggienajera #


  • @Forehand that sounds great, and i might even “borrow” the idea for my own blog. i’ll do another book besides colossians. in reply to Forehand #


  • @scotters i had the same thought on @forehand’s blog profile pic. may have to go home and take some profile pics with @deblara. in reply to scotters #


  • @Forehand i’ll be preaching on 1 Pet 3 in dec, so maybe i’ll start on that. two birds - one stone type of thinking. :) in reply to Forehand #


  • @maggienajera so when is that? does it start tonight or tomorrow? anyone else from our church going with you? in reply to maggienajera #


  • it’s colder tonight waiting for the van than it was yesterday. #


  • I was falling asleep on the van ride till I heard @pastormark say it’s ok for his son to pee in the yard. it made me laugh. :-D #


  • my muscles didn’t let me to running this morning. they kept muttering something about the benefits a day in between runs to let them grow. #


  • @maggienajera heater in the white car works, there’s a little plastic triangle piece to the right of your right foot you need to flick up. in reply to maggienajera #


  • @victoriaarmas two things: 1)it’s a good thing to talk to him now. 2)you need a blog so you can write more all at once. http://wordpress.com in reply to victoriaarmas #


  • @maggienajera you have to do it again everytime the car is turned off. sometimes i had to turn off the car, hear it drop, then put back up. in reply to maggienajera #


  • @victoriaarmas - YES, write to your blog, & then just link to twitter to say you’ve written something. :) twitter=140 characters or less. in reply to victoriaarmas #


  • @maggienajera so what are they saying? are you on the panel? in reply to maggienajera #


  • @JenSawley i don’t think you can from the website itself. i’ve got 139! does it bother you 2 have them there? you could try http://is.gd/mL3 in reply to JenSawley #


  • :) i know something you don’t know! :) #


  • @deblara this one will have to wait till tomorrow afternoon, and then it’ll be someone else that will let the secret out. i love secrets! :) in reply to deblara #


  • hmm, i forgot to bring money for burrito friday … eat cereal? or get money from savings? is “burrito friday” an emergency? #


  • oops, i accidently wrote 2 tithe checks for the same paycheck that were cashed today, overdraft protection kicked in + $10 charge :( #


  • so does that mean that i don’t have to pay tithes next month? or do i need a lesson in being a cheerful giver, & give God extra this month? #


  • @maggienajera YIPEE!! in reply to maggienajera #


  • @s_wiederspohn sounds fun let us know when! in reply to s_wiederspohn #


  • @maureenbee it’s a children’s leaders conference put on by the Assembly of God in the NW Network; although any denomination is welcome. in reply to maureenbee #


  • http://twitpic.com/ltnx - quick! somebody write another “Mac” story. #


  • @Aadom that was at home. a late night snack a couple weeks ago. I haven’t had dinner yet, seeing that again made me hungrier. in reply to Aadom #


  • is there a puncuation mark between a “.” and an “!”? sometimes I feel like I use the “!” too much on Twitter, but still want to emphasize. #


  • the smell of hops always gives me an immediate headache, not good when you live in eastern wa. #


  • just pulled in to home now gonna do my best to be super-husband & super-dad. #


  • enjoying a house full of tweets with @deblara, @rhondaberghoff, and @leeadams! #


  • “psych” always makes me smile. watching it free on hulu.com makes me feel sneaky. :) #


  • wondering why that “where the hell is matt” video on youtube makes me tear up and cry a little. #


  • here’s the link to the aforementioned video (in case you haven’t already searched for it): http://is.gd/Cpm #


  • on my run/walk (catch-breath, stammer). would someone please remind me next time that temps ~35* & under should B a sign 2 wait till spring. #


  • @eliabelmares aahhhh, that’s so cool. (cue mama tearing up … now) in reply to eliabelmares #


  • the suspense is building! the surprise mentioned tomorrow should be happening in the next hour or so. :) #


  • this is awesome! @maggienajera is fighting not to cry! http://twitpic.com/lypp #


  • congrats to @maggienajera for being honored for the “excellence in ministry” award from @nwchildren ministry network! you’re awesome! #


  • conversation w/my oldest 2 about Christmas: it’s about giving b/c God gave Jesus to us, so we give people love & respect & sometimes gifts. #


  • BTW: that’s the answer they gave me, not what I told them. I said they’re parents taught them well and I’d like to meet such fine folks. :) in reply to abelara #


  • http://twitpic.com/lzk9 - yes we’re brave parents. we’ve ventured into Toys’R’Us to get Xmas ideas from the girls. #


  • @maggienajera did you run out? do you need us to bring you some gas? in reply to maggienajera #


  • @eliabelmares for our part were getting gifts 4 the kids in the families- and maybe the single people. marrieds can get each other gifts. :) in reply to eliabelmares #


  • http://twitpic.com/m0j2 - yep, everybody’s staring - and smiling. :) #


  • enjoyed meeting cubby and getting treated to *$ by @lifengeer for our whole family. thanks! #


  • @lifengeer noticing the names of some people following @nwchildren, it’s clear they didn’t understand the process. next year will B better! in reply to lifengeer #


  • @AmyJane you guys are planning your divorce? in reply to AmyJane #


  • I read eph 3-4 this morn. reading ch 4 in light of verses 20 & 21 of ch 3 is pretty powerful practical living. #


  • had the thought this morning, “am I looking forward to church this morn to be blessed or to be a blessing?” is one right or wrong? #