There is more than one way to skin a cat – or write a letter! Word Processing has grown up quite a bit since the olden days of ’95. Although Microsoft Word remains the most commonly-used word processing software, there are many more to choose from – including open-source (free) choices. Check out a few of my favorites:
It’s time to dust off that crock pot and put it to good use – all the time! Check out these awesome recipes that will save you time, money and the stress of meal planning. If you’ve never thought about using that crock pot for breakfast, appetizers and desserts, you’ll be amazed at many of these recipes and ideas:
Biddeford Adult Ed Class on 4/2/19:
Slow Cooker Cinnamon Roll Monkey Bread
Crock Pot Buffalo Chicken Dip
Garlic & Honey Meatballs
Crock Pot Breakfast Casserole
- 12 eggs
- 1 (32 ounce) bags frozen hash brown potatoes
- 1 lb bacon, cut into small pieces -cooked and drained
- ½ cup onions, diced
- ¾ lb shredded cheddar cheese
- 1 cup milk
- ½ teaspoon dry mustard
- salt and pepper
- Layer the ingredients in your crock pot in this order-.
- 1/2 of the potatoes- on the bottom.
- 1/2 of the bacon.
- 1/2 of the onions.
- 1/2 of the cheese.
- Beat the eggs, milk, mustard, salt and pepper together. Pour this over the whole mixture. Cook on low for ten to twelve hours.
Here is the link to the Google Slideshow that was used at my workshop at the 2016 MAEA Conference at University of Maine Farmington. Please feel free to share or use it for PD in your program.
UPDATE: This slideshow has been updated with 2018 resources, and was used to teach a Professional Development workshop at Biddeford Adult Education in Maine.
The world seems to be running on iPhones, iPads, and MacBooks these days. If you have recently made the switch, or plan on doing so soon, you could probably use some help. Here are some tips, tricks, and tutorials for your “i” device:
Easy to follow Beginner’s Guide to iPhone (includes initial setup, transferring from old phone, FaceTime, iMessage, camera, and more)
Apple Manuals for all Devices
Video Tutorial Complete Beginner’s Guide – iPhone 5S
Video Tutorial Complete Beginner’s Guide – iPhone 6s & 6s Plus
Video Tutorial Complete Beginner’s Guide – iPhone 7 & 7 Plus