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December 26, 2006

Maddie pointing out Grandmum

Gus singing

Gus' great rendition of Father Christmas...

December 21, 2006

Mii-alikes

Some great efforts in the Celebrity Mii Contest (a Mii being a personal little avatar that you can design on the Nintendo Wii). My personal favorite is this one of Jack Black:

Whiteboard stop-motion

December 20, 2006

Crane Church

Crane Presbyterian Church burnt down a couple of weeks ago. This is the church that my father-in-law was pastor at for quite a while before moving on a couple of years ago. Very sad to see, but the message from this site is positive.

December 14, 2006

December 07, 2006

PC power consumption

Although it basically just tweaks the existing Windows XP power setting I like the emphasis of this local cooling app on energy consumption. It lets you set when your monitor, hard drive etc shut down, and keeps a little 'feel good' score of how much energy you've saved when you do.