Entries from April 2008

1 Meg + 1 Alana + 1 Tire Swing = FUN

Date April 14, 2008

Alana is a bit fearless. She discovered that she could get herself into the tire swing by herself if she just sort of rag-dolled her way in. Meg was plenty happy to provide the locomotion!

Fishin’ in West Virginia

Date April 14, 2008

I wrapped up an utterly exhausting week in Austin by getting 3.5 hours of sleep on Friday night, catching a 5:40 AM flight back to Columbus (via Houston), and then getting in my truck to drive 3 hours out to Bob’s farm in West Virginia. I arrived shortly after 2:00 in the afternoon, which meant [...]

A Wallcrawler and His Protégé

Date April 5, 2008

Carson and Julie will be attending a “super hero” function at the Dublin rec center soon (it was originally scheduled to occur during the Blizzard of ’08, so has been rescheduled). Carson talked Julie into getting him a new costume. And, Spiderman still tops his list. Which meant his old costume was available, and he [...]

A Beautiful, but SOGGY, Day for Soccer

Date April 5, 2008

Central Ohio this spring is wet. Stepping off of a paved area is like stepping onto a giant, springy sponge. The heavy snows melted, and it’s rained off and on ever since, so the ground has been extremely wet just about everywhere. But…today was opening day for Carson’s soccer league, and the games must go [...]