Friday, April 03, 2020

Booktube: March Wrap-Up and April TBR



I made this video yesterday for my Booktube friends.

Gratitudes:

1. I'm grateful to have a home right now.

2. I'm grateful to have a habit of reading the Bible.

3. I'm grateful to have art supplies.

Plan for the day:

1. Read the Bible. (Psalms 65-69) ✓

2. Make a video.

3. Binge watching: LOST.

4. Call IRS. (Live telephone service is not available at this time.) ✓

Currently reading:
 
1. Lonesome Dove, chapter 43 --> onward out of 102 total chapters. The book is over 800 pages!

2. Abandoned Parents: The Devil's Dilemma, page 79 out of 96

3. Ramona, by Helen Hunt Jackson, a classic, page 160 out of about 350... reading on my Kindle

4. In The Pray For America Bible - Deuteronomy 5/22, Psalm 65/74, Luke 6/10 onward

In The News:

When it is over, will we be the same America?
The trail leading back to the Wuhan labs
Manhattan store owners boarding up to protect against civil unrest

Thursday, April 02, 2020

Bargain Books Tag



This video was made last summer, 2019.

Gratitudes:

1. I'm grateful for the things delivered to my home... grateful for UPS, FedEx, USPS employees still working. Thank you!

2. I'm grateful for the joy that remains in my heart despite the hard times ... Holy Spirit presence!!

3. I'm grateful that I can write. What an incredible gift!!

Plan for the day:

1. Read the Bible. (Psalms 55-65) ✓

2. Make a video. ✓

3. Binge watching: LOST, seasons two and three. ✓

4. Help Aaron with tax refund issue. ✓

5. Finish cleaning art desk. ✓

6. Make more hand sanitizer. ✓

Currently reading:
 
1. Lonesome Dove, chapter 40 --> onward out of 102 total chapters. The book is over 800 pages!

2. Abandoned Parents: The Devil's Dilemma, page 79 out of 96

3. Ramona, by Helen Hunt Jackson, a classic, page 160 out of about 350... reading on my Kindle

4. In The Pray For America Bible - Deuteronomy 5/22, Psalm 55-65/74, Proverbs 12 (caught up) and Luke 6/10 onward

In The News:

(A new section as of today.)

COVID-19 is killing nearly 5K daily and over 50K have died so far.

Wednesday, April 01, 2020

One of My Page Border Videos



My favorite of my page-border videos.

Gratitudes:

1. I'm grateful to have an art studio again.

2. I'm grateful the county wants to provide food for me during the pandemic.

3. I'm grateful to have an apple tree in my yard.

Plan for the day:

1. Read the Bible... (Proverbs 11 and 12). ✓

2. Binge watching: Taken At Birth, season one ✓

3. Binge watching: LOST, season two ✓ [obviously real important stuff happening here]

Currently reading:
 
1. Lonesome Dove, chapter 37 --> onward out of 102 total chapters. The book is over 800 pages!

2. Abandoned Parents: The Devil's Dilemma, page 79 out of 96

3. Ramona, by Helen Hunt Jackson, a classic, page 160 out of about 350... reading on my Kindle

4. In The Pray For America Bible - Deuteronomy 5/17, Psalm 55/72, Proverbs 12 (caught up) and Luke 6/10 onward

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Our Trip to a Nearby Old Fire Lookout



My son and I visited this place during the summer of 2019.

Gratitudes:

1. I'm grateful I can drive downtown today to get my meds. They are at the post office.

2. I'm grateful there are only three coronavirus cases confirmed in my county.

3. I'm grateful for a nice warm home to sit in while I type this, because it is cold outside, and raining!

Plan for the day:

1. Go get my medication from the post office. ✓

2. Make a shopping list for the store; go shopping. ✓

3. Short drive on the river highway. ✓

4. Read the Bible... (Deuteronomy 5-9). ✓

5. Finish filing Aaron's taxes. ✓

6. Desk reorganization continues.

7. Reading Lonesome Dove... up to chapter 36. ✓

Currently reading:
 
1. Lonesome Dove, chapter 34 --> onward out of 102 total chapters. The book is over 800 pages!

2. Abandoned Parents: The Devil's Dilemma, page 79 out of 96

3. Ramona, by Helen Hunt Jackson, a classic, page 160 out of about 350... reading on my Kindle

4. In The Pray For America Bible - Deuteronomy 5/17, Psalm 55/72, Proverbs 11/12:9 onward, and Luke 6/10 onward

Monday, March 30, 2020

Walk in the Forest Near a Creek



A bit of the forest near where I live.

Gratitudes:

1. I'm grateful I got to talk to my sister today.

2. I'm grateful I got my son's taxes done last night.

3. I'm grateful to have a nice nature video on the screen right now, with soft, soothing music. Nice!

Plan for the day:

1. Order seeds for cottage garden, washi tape, and gloves. ✓

2. Read up to chapter 28 in Lonesome Dove. (Currenty on ch. 22.) ✓

3. Email and talk to siblings. 1. ✓ 2. ✓ 3.

4. Listen to Bible app while crocheting prayer shawl. ✓ (Deuteronomy 1-4)

5. Continue binge-watching LOST. ✓

6. Received food shipped from Walmart. ✓


Currently reading:
 
1. Lonesome Dove, chapter 22 --> onward out of 102 total chapters. The book is over 800 pages!

2. Abandoned Parents: The Devil's Dilemma, page 79 out of 96

3. Ramona, by Helen Hunt Jackson, a classic, page 160 out of about 350... reading on my Kindle

4. In The Pray For America Bible - Deuteronomy 1 onward, Psalm 55 onward, Proverbs 11 onward, and Luke 6 onward