Jump For Your Life!

Jump For Your Life!

The Pits: I took the day off to take the boys to get their flu shots. Turner bled quite a bit after the shot, and he claimed the nurse hit his bone. He insisted that, when he acted like he was crying for the following pic, he actually began to cry. The rest of the… Read more »

Snap-Hand Grabs

Snap-Hand Grabs

The Pits: I had to get my flu shot today, and I had to do it at the office building on Union Street, which I’ve never been to. I parked in the building’s parking garage, and when you enter the building from the garage, it’s not apparent that there are two sets of elevators. Unfortunately,… Read more »

The Door Into SSL

The Door Into SSL

The Pits: Workday was spent learning about SSL. Not that that’s necessarily bad, it was just the least exciting part of the day. The Peaks: I finished reading the ebook of The Door Into Summer by Robert Heinlein. Rewatched The Dawn of the Demo. We had a family walk and then I ate and read… Read more »

Winchester Rains and Games

Winchester Rains and Games

The Pits: Rainy day in Winchester. The Peaks: We had a nice visit with my family, despite the rainy weather. My mom had found my old Game Boy, which turned out to still be in working order. We visited the machine shop, then headed home and unpacked all the stuff I’d spent Friday packing. We… Read more »

East Tennessee Side Players

East Tennessee Side Players

The Pits: Turner disobeyed and got an extra donut for breakfast at camp, because he dropped his. I didn’t want to make a big deal about it in front of his (and my) friends, but it was addressed later. The Peaks: We had a decent night of sleep in the tent. Trek did okay, and… Read more »

One Full Friday

One Full Friday

The Pits: We were accidentally 30 minutes late to All Pro Dads. We still had breakfast, which was the main thing the boys were looking forward to, but we had to sit at a table all by ourselves, meaning that the boys didn’t get to sit with their friends, which was the other main thing… Read more »

Now We’re Cooking

Now We’re Cooking

The Pits: None, really. The Peaks: Big morning, as I made omelettes for Traci and Kim before they had to leave for their flight to Chicago for Kim’s marathon. After they left, I made another set of omelettes for myself and Weston. It was a four-omelette morning, a new record! I left work early to… Read more »

Passback

Passback

The Pits: None really. The Peaks: I came home to see Turner playing with his passback football, and he was cooperative while I took a pic of him. Kim was visiting, so we had homemade pizza for dinner on the porch, then I went on a walk with Turner and his backpack.

Turner Turns 9

Turner Turns 9

The Pits: Cool Springs Brewery served us the wrong size pizza, but then corrected the error by bringing us a whole new pizza. The Peaks: I worked remotely from home since I was having lunch with the family for Turner’s birthday. Turner wanted to have dinner at Cool Springs Brewery. We had pizza, tried the… Read more »

Last as Eight

Last as Eight

The Pits: Turner’s last pic as an eight year old. The Peaks: Turner’s last pic as an eight year old.