Scooter League

Scooter League

The Pits: My ankle, which I twisted yesterday, is really sore today. It was painful to walk Trek this morning, but fortunately it did loosen up the more I walked on it. The Peaks: Since this week is pretty much Dad Summer Camp week, this was my one day to go to work. And I… Read more »

RICE and Shine

RICE and Shine

The Pits: We tried to go to the pool, but the weather wasn’t cooperative. I twisted my ankle on a curb while throwing football during our WITSWAD. The Peaks: After failing to take the boys swimming, because of the weather, we came back home. They played while I disassembled our porch table and got started… Read more »

Lake Winnie

Lake Winnie

The Pits: None. The Peaks: We were up early for our day at Lake Winnepesaukah. My mom was gracious enough to come with the boys and me, so we wouldn’t lose Weston. We rode the train first to get a feel for where everything was in the park. It was much smaller than I remember… Read more »

Side By Side

Side By Side

The Pits: Our family was standing on the shore by the lake at sunset when I asked for us to pause for a Mindful Moment. I asked everyone to pick out a sound that they heard. Weston hopped up on the ATV and said, “I hear this,” then honked the horn. So much for our… Read more »

Kids, Line Up for a Photo

Kids, Line Up for a Photo

The Pits: We went shopping for some stools for our porch, but were unable to find anything. We’ve decided that I should go ahead and continue working on homemade stools. The Peaks: I did some work around the house today, rinsing off our screened porch and working some more to finish up the one stool… Read more »

Sorry U NO

Sorry U NO

The Pits: Last day of summer camp for the boys. Now we’ve got to figure out what to do with them in the 2 weeks before school starts back. The Peaks: Off work early to mow the yard before picking up the boys. We had a nice family WITSWAD and the boys raced on their… Read more »

The Craftifact

The Craftifact

The Pits: I’ve been watching the Parks & Recreation TV show and didn’t realize I was watching the final episode until I was 15 minutes into it, so the series had a bit of an abrupt end that I wasn’t prepared for. The Peaks: I had a nice dinner and chat with the boys while… Read more »

A Multi-Lamborghini Household

A Multi-Lamborghini Household

The Pits: The boys came home with slime. The Peaks: Traci went to hang out with the NRC gang after I got home, so the boys and I played some more ga-ga ball and then took Trek on a quick walk. They were excited about the new Hot Wheels they’d gotten that day, and Turner… Read more »