Time just keeps marching on and Lily started 5th grade this year. Last year our school moved the 5th grade to the middle school so now she’s a middle schooler. I still can’t quite comprehend that. Now that she’s in 5th grade she’s required to have her own Chromebook, a trapper keeper, has a band […]
Happy Birthday to my sweet girl. This time it’s double digits! Lily had a great time with her family and friends over the past few days. First, we had grandparents and uncles up for some yard games and ice cream cake. Then we had a family day. Followed by a trip to Valleyfair with a […]
There’s a lot of contractors going door to door since the hail storm so we put up a sign. So far it’s been pretty effective. Here is the full size version of the Grumpy Cat No Soliciting Sign if you want a copy. It’s good to note that I didn’t create this, I found it […]
For Father’s Day, my daughter made me a super gift. Six jars, all super hero themed and filled with different items. Ironman – Almond M&Ms Thor – Cheesy Chex Mix Batman – Lemonade Drink Mix Captain America – Junior Mints Flash – Hot Tamales Spiderman – DQ Gift Card It was a very cool idea […]
There’s a lot of parks in our old town and we visited one of our favorites tonight. The “castle park” at Bayview Elementary in Waconia is always fun even if we’re a bit bigger now.
Not sure if this is a Lady and the Tramp thing or what but it’s very weird.
My wife made Valentines cheeseburgers for supper tonight. She really gets me.
Lily and I spent the morning tubing at Three Rivers Park Reserve. Lots of fun and the perfect weather.
Who needs to go to a fancy ice skating rink when there’s big puddles out there just waiting for you?
At Christmas time, there’s so much to do. Recently we’ve taken in the Christmas lights at The Spirit Of Winter Festival of Lights at Sovereign Estate Winery, made Christmas cookies & gingerbread houses, and even visited some penguins at Wooddale Church’s Family Christmas. Soon it will be family, then Christmas, and before I’m ready for it, […]