Entries from February 2009

A Burgeoning Videographer Posts His Work

Date February 23, 2009

Benton’s been going nuts with videos with his new Flip Ultra video camera. For more of his work, you can jump over to our YouTube page at http://youtube.com/timwilson7.

Monoshopaholicism woot.com-style

Date February 17, 2009

Post topic suggested by Julie — possibly a cry to the masses for an intervention. You be the judge. Let’s be clear: I hate shopping. That’s all there is to it. Well, unless we’re talking a store that carries power tools and lumber. There is that one exception. I mean, who doesn’t enjoy sifting through PVC [...]

Creativity Abounds at the Wilsons’…

Date February 15, 2009

First, there is the Valentine’s Day tradition of the intra-class valentine exchange. Benton’s class had a contest when it came to the creation of their valentine boxes. Benton conceived and executed a military-themed box, which received an honorable mention in the all-around category: Meanwhile, Julie is introducing the neighborhood to the art of cake decorating that she [...]

An Afternoon of Spring-like Weather

Date February 11, 2009

Today’s temperature made it into the 50′s.  For a short period of time, the sun was even trying to come out, so Beth, my neighbor next door and I also came outside, bringing 6 kids with us (Alana, Beth’s 2 kids, and another neighbors’ 3 kids — my boys were both still at school).  The [...]

Catching Up with the Wilsons — Text Only

Date February 8, 2009

Our blogging has tapered wayyyyyyyy off, we realize. Partly, I think, that’s because we just haven’t been putting our cameras to heavy use of late, and we’d gotten to where we were relying on pictures for inspiration. That…and we’ve had quite a bit going on. So, in no particular order — not even sequential: My [...]

Pajama Day with Bedhead

Date February 2, 2009

Last week Alana’s preschool had a pajama day. Alana wore special, warm PJ’s to bed so she would be able to wear them to school. When she awoke in the morning, she set to fixing her hair for this special day. When I finally heard her, I went to her room to find her hair [...]