1. How did put numbers on your comments?
I found some instructions on the web, but I found someone who speaks our language (a mom!) Check out this post on The Mom Nerd. She even includes pictures! :) Note: You can only see the numbers on the page for the post (i.e. perma link). I didn't realize I had comment numbers until people started asking!
2. How do you make a scrolling button list? (Okay...I'm going to have to come back and figure out how to post the html so that you can paste it. Check back. Gotta get to work.)
I got this advice from Erin on a message board, but here is her blog: Mrs. Cox's Slice o' Heaven
In a new HTML widget on your sidebar start with:
That should do it. You can adjust the speed where it says scrollamount="#" the higher the number the quicker it scrolls. And of course adjust your width and height to whatever you need for your sidebar. To be continued......