Tres Amigos

Tres Amigos

The Pits: More internet problems at work. A Comcast tech came out and replaced the modem at my insistence, despite him claiming that it had nothing to do with our 4 year old modem. Our connection improved; not perfect, but it did improve. The Peaks: Ate dinner on the porch, then played football with the… Read more »

Scouts Outs

Scouts Outs

The Pits: Internet was down for most of the day at work. Had to finish up my department’s budget for 2018. The Peaks: Tonight was the Blue & Gold Banquet for the Scouts, which is the final Scout meeting for the year. They had a buffet dinner beforehand, which lasted an hour, then the ceremony,… Read more »

Mother’s Day 2017

Mother’s Day 2017

The Pits: We weren’t aware that the Granite City brunch was a special and so the price was nearly double what we expected. The Peaks: We attended early church this morning. The service was held in Hudson Hall and the boys did pretty good since they weren’t having Sunday School. After church, we went to… Read more »

A Weight On The Shoulders

A Weight On The Shoulders

The Pits: The internet was out at work for most of the morning, which really put me in a bad mood. Then, while waiting on it to come up, I worked on a the metadata for a news package, only to realize that the cue sheets I was working off of were wrong, which basically… Read more »

Good Morning, Saudi Arabia

Good Morning, Saudi Arabia

The Pits: Not really anything, it was a good day overall. The closest thing is when Weston didn’t want Turner to lay in his bed at bedtime, so Turner had to lay in the floor. The Peaks: After Turner found his ball that reminded him of Khalid, I searched back through some old school emails… Read more »

Sugar Bunny

Sugar Bunny

The Pits: Turner was upset because the people at the park with the bunny took up too much of our time that could’ve been better spent throwing football. The Peaks: I had a nice dinner on the porch, then had a WITSWAD to the park to throw football. We saw a lady who we’d previously… Read more »

Frickin’ Ball

Frickin’ Ball

The Pits: Traci was upset that Turner told her that the kid next door said the f-word, which turned out to be “frick”, but we’re fine with him thinking that’s the f-word. The Peaks: No Scouts tonight, and Turner was excited that he found the ball that reminded him of his buddy Khalid, who moved… Read more »

There’s Not Enough Taco Casserole for All Of Us

There’s Not Enough Taco Casserole for All Of Us

The Pits: Traci went to her girls’ dinner while I stayed home with the boys and made taco casserole. Turner became upset when he found out I was eating the casserole with them, and I soon found out why; they devoured it. I barely had a whole serving and they killed the rest. The Peaks:… Read more »