I'm trying once again to organize our photos and videos.  I've come to the conclusion that I should not try to organize them neatly or thoroughly but let my tools from Google do it.  And when needing to find something hopefully their search tools will assist and my little bit of organization.

Today I've started uploading to Google (for free), all of our photos and videos, via Google Picasa.  There is a pretty easy tool for batch uploading and syncing.  Once uploaded into your Google account they work to create cool "Auto Awesome" images and videos.  The above is one it has created.

It was from part of my time I was working from home as a programmer.  My office was down in the basement and at one time our kids and I decided to paint the old brick wall. They did all the painting but with a little influence on the design.  It ended up being school and community logos, e.g. Zeeland Chix, Western, Feel the Zeel, etcetera.

This movie is great because it really brings …

Microsoft and Real Madrid: Passion powers passion

This is amazing watch right now or else

doug's Christmas present complete!  1,000 pieces.  it was not easy but it was fun that at the end everyone helped out!
just happened across this video this little guy of ours created back on December 30, 2013.  it is very shaky but just listen to him being so content and comfortable with the technology.  makes a geek proud! :D

the barense blog starts again, from the beginning

our children think that because we grew up without color television, our lives were without color.  we must have lived in a boring world being without x-boxes, ipads, texting, twitter, netflix, youtube, jimmy dean sausage biscuit sandwiches, orange juice all day everyday.  well just look at that cute girl and that athletic boy.

so little do they know! :D