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Name: Sallie Draper
Date registered: January 2, 2011

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  1. Cardboardin’ — January 24, 2015
  2. Share Your Tech — September 22, 2014
  3. Keep Christ in your Christmas preparations — December 2, 2013
  4. I’m a 5s-er — October 14, 2013
  5. Graduation — June 4, 2013

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Dec 03

December 3rd in Pics

Today’s collage includes photos of my teacher and Mom duties.  In Computer Lab I’m teaching the students how to make photo collages using PicMonkey. Imagine that! Later in the day, Luke and Ben had their final group lesson and Christmas Party at violin. Their lovely teacher, Paula Anderson, recently returned from a trip to Italy …

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Dec 02

Welcome to December and a month of collages

It’s December and days of frenzy have arrived. I’m determined to have as relaxing of a month as possible. Since we recently bought a new camera and I’m anxious to use it a lot and learn about all the amazing things it can do, I thought I’d make a collage a day this month.  Here …

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Nov 10

Feeling Appreciated!

Did you know that the month of October is designated Pastor Appreciation Month? I didn’t until we moved to Sleepy Eye and were introduced to the most appreciative group of Christians ever!  And this past October was one for the record books in terms of appreciation shared with a pastor and his family. The month …

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Oct 27

Social Media Made Easy

I’m leading a breakout session today at Martin Luther College Ladies Auxiliary Meeting titled Social Media Made Easy, and I thought I’d share some of the resources I’ve gathered on the topic. First up, an overview video on Social Networking from my friends at Common Craft – Next, how-to steps for some of my favorite …

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May 28

Family Reading Night

Recently St. John’s PTO hosted a Family Reading Night event, and thanks to our friends at PTO Today, it was a huge success.  Our goal was to promote family reading, and we used the free PTO Today Family Reading Night Planning Kit to guide our event preparations.  They provided posters and tons of great ideas …

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May 22

Mega-Collage Magic

My oldest son is finishing his Junior year of high school, and that means he attended his first Prom.  Here’s one of my favorite pics of him and his date, a lovely young lady, I must say!! Prom also means that Mom served on her first After-Prom Party Committee.  The Junior Class is responsible for …

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Mar 03


I’m so excited because I actually completed a whole month of images in a photo a day challenge!!  I know many of you may be laughing at me for being so excited about this.  There are people who have done photo of the day for a year or a long string of years.  But not …

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Jan 08

You Could Be the Next, Great Computer Programmer

Looking to learn something new in 2012? Why not try computer programming? There are online tools and tutorials to assist wannabe programmers of all ages … Scratch – From the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at MIT comes this great way to introduce children (or anyone, for that matter) to programming concepts. I’ve written about Scratch before so …

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Dec 31

Fast Forward Through 2011 – FAV 5: Christmas 2011

If you’ve made it this far on my fast trip through November and December events, you deserve a prize! I’m wrapping up the recap with this post and resuming normal posting (whatever that means) in the new year. The Christmas season is overwhelmingly full of blessings. I’m not sure how I will accomplish this, but …

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Dec 30

Fast Forward Through 2011 – Advent by Candlelight

I’m still playing catch-up on all the things I’ve wanted to blog about over the last few months.  This post dates back to a very special event held on December 4th. Every two years the ladies of St. John’s host an Advent by Candlelight meal. This year’s was an amazing sucess and joy to be …

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