The Pits: As I was working on a promo image for The Century Cube, I realized that I didn’t have an actual copy of the book–I’ve given all my copies away. I used the manuscript as a placeholder and attempted
The Peaks: The boys and I finished reading The Shape of Ideas by Grant Snider. This was a fun book for the kids and me, and it’s definitely hard to put down. Each night when I tried to close it
The Pits: While pillowfighting with the boys, Turner’s head got accidentally knocked against the door and it made him tear up. Once he was better, we stopped doing dangerous stuff like pillowfighting and went outside to play tackle football instead.
The Peaks: I’ve been working on pull-ups for years. I have a pull-up bar installed on the doorway to my office and another at home. It took me forever to work up to 5, then to 10, and I really
The Peaks: Tonight was our annual Christmas Food Basket Packing event at our church. Previously, the Gutting family had joined us, but they all weren’t able to make it this year. However, we did swing by to pick up Sutton,
The Peaks: I’ve heard that bookmarks are like business cards for authors. I had a batch made up in case I was presented with the opportunity to hand them out. The Pits: None.
The Pits: A little chilly. The Peaks: We had our Holiday Party at Top Golf, which was a lot of fun. They had nice, big overhead heaters that kept us warm despite the chilly weather. Traci and a few of
The Peaks: One of my biggest fears during the cold seasons is reaching into my pocket and realizing I don’t have any chapstick. Imagine my delight when I reached in today and found not one, but two Burt’s Bees tubes.
The Pits: None. The Peaks: A drawing of the Rolex that Turner has at the top of his Holiday wishlist. I have a feeling he’s going to be really disappointed on Christmas morning. I posted this on Facebook, which generated
The Pits: None. The Peaks: Trek knows he’s not supposed to be upstairs. Typically, when he is allowed upstairs, he ends up peeing or pooping on the carpet. For some reason, he tends to favor doing it in Weston’s room.