A Thankful Year

It’s been another event packed year. Luckily not as much as last year, but China seems so long ago. Yet it was still 2018. I’m making a concerted effort to try to keep a pretty relaxed schedule the rest of the year. Primarily so I can catch up on some of my games, the blog, […]

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Birthday Party, 2018

Third big party of the year. Autumn. Birthday. I wanted a cool hook for my birthday party this year. That hook ended up being an ice luge. Ice luges are expensive though, so I brainstormed with Dan about how one would make an ice luge. Dan had a great idea. So he made a giant […]

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A very Disney birthday

Since my running has continued to improve, I wanted to try doing a runDisney event. My friend Chris had completed the Dopey challengeĀ a few years ago, which is when I learned that Disney even held marathons. So I kept a watchful eye for when registration opened, and when it finally opened…I missed it. I was […]

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Annual BBQ 2018

I’ve never been much of a griller, but it’s definitely a skill I’m continuing to improve. I started having a BBQ in 2016 when Sarah was leaving for Texas for her first job. Since then I’ve slowly tried to improve my grilling skills and grilling recipes. The BBQ was so much fun that time, that […]

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Surprise Visit!

What was a pretty low-key week was interrupted with a surprise (but not really, they called ahead) visit from the Downs. Zack and Papa Downs were coming up for fishing at Lake St. Clair. I found out from coworkers that the lake is pretty renown for small mouth bass. They arrived on Wednesday and left […]

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