Back in December, I signed up to play indoor soccer at the MAC. On Monday afternoon, I got the email that the first game of the season would be Tuesday night. Monday night, while trying to avoid stepping on a very twitchy and indecisive cat, I managed to kick a planter in our front hallway… Continue reading Off we go to kick it about…
Yesterday was Wil Wheaton's birthday. Given his status as a kind of honorary king of geeks, it's not surprising that the event of his birthday would trigger an internet response of some kind. Sure enough, #toastwheaton began to show up in my twitter feed. People were posting pictures of themselves with a beverage toasting @wilw.… Continue reading Toasting Wheaton
Who needs fake snow? Our wreath is truly frosted! This is what we were greeted with at 6:30am when we opened our front door. Aaron tackles the front porch. The wind is blasting snow off the roof. Doesn't look like I'll be going to work any time soon. Snow billowing off the roof. Aaron's a… Continue reading Friday December 1, 2006
While I was packing, my thief of a cat, Mojo ate almost all the beef jerky I was planning to take to Honduras. And he promptly threw it all up (along with all the cat food he'd just had for dinner). He owes me some more jerky and a carpet cleaning. And there's no way he's getting more dinner.
Thanks to Kate and her digital camera, I FINALLY have pictures of Mojo on the web. If you like Kate's work, you can see more on her website: http://www.bartel.com/kate
I finally got my internet working again! Hurray! Anyway, I never got to write about my new KITTEN in my News column, so here’s the scoop: he was born sometime in the middle of April. I’m giving him the birthday of April 22. I adopted him on June 5 from the Kotlarczyk family in St.… Continue reading June 15, 2003