This past week hasn’t been an easy one. The world lost a charming, well-loved and talented man. This has inspired people to talk about depression and how it affects all of our lives. Why don’t people talk about it? Because it’s personal and when it happens to you it sucks and hurts. But what many… Read more What if everyone felt this way and talked about it?
A week or so ago my kitchen Delta faucet slipped on its mount and refused to go back. The faucet was held in position by 2 wimpy 8th of an inch plastic tabs. I have 2 kids and you know what happened. At least it lasted 3 years. Last Saturday I got a new Kohler replacement… Read more Wash, rinse, repeat kitchen faucet edition
I'm sitting in bed typing this and Lily is reading a Chinese newspaper she picked up after dim sum with The Girl this morning. She wants to keep those language skills alive. Tomorrow morning I'll read this one last time and then press "Publish". It will be July 16th, 2014 and I'll have been married for… Read more Twenty.
My son is a fan of all things remote controlled and his latest thing is R/C airplanes. After indulging him with R/C cars Lily and I told him that he could get one under 2 conditions: he had to earn it and he had to pay for it out of his own pocket. Note to aspiring… Read more Just mind the wind
I blame Kailey Lampert for this tweet. 😉 @bluelimemedia @jan_dembowski This is also in line for experimenting http://t.co/y0ifMqkisX — kailey lampert (@trepmal) March 26, 2014 Which lead The Girl and I to this link where we learned how to make these. Quick to make and they’re good too.
This is something that’s bugged me since yesterday and I figured I’d post a public apology to my children. You see, they really wanted a snow day today or at least a delayed opening. I’m going to take the chance and hope that my kids can someday forgive me and understand this mighty burden that… Read more Kids? The no snow today is my doing
My 12-year-old has gotten into trouble at home and even though he’s grounded it’s alright. He’s 12 after all and I got into LOTS of trouble when I was his age. My parents had 4 sons and the whole family is opinionated and we all fought everyday. I learned at an early age where the… Read more I’m not asking, but if I did ask what would be the answer?
Since Lily became half owner of a wine and liquor store she and the other owner (very cool friends of ours) have been working everyday since September. They took off Christmas Day because New York state says they had to close. That’s one time I agree with the state blue laws. Lily came up with… Read more That was a good day
When my parents moved out of their house into Lily’s and mine they had a Siamese cat. I drove the cat to the new house and he spent the short ride perched behind my neck on both shoulders. Siamese cats are very talkative and I got an earful the whole ride. When we got to… Read more Cats do not like change
It’s really raining right now but we’re on our own time so it’s all good.