Category Archives: Basement

Manipulation Station

I unexpectedly learned it is much easier to convince Will to wear something if you tell him it is what Peter Parker wears.  In both cases the truthfulness of the statement is debatable.  I can’t presume to know what Peter … Continue reading

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My Doorbell

This comprehensive contemplation of consciousness is brought to you by Continental Airlines… Best Laid Plans I have come to the conclusion that airlines are much like a unreliable friend.  You rely on them for rides, but because their world is … Continue reading

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Downtime

One of my greatest fears of owning a home is coming to fruition.  A downturn in the housing market.  When I bought my house back in late ’04/early ’05 there was a defined period of time we knew we’d be … Continue reading

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Fish Sticks

It is pretty amazing and equally annoying how much Will enjoys watching Find Nemo. He usually asks to watch it at least once before we leave in the morning and when we come home, it is almost routine for me … Continue reading

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F'ing Aliens

For the 2nd time that I can remember, I had a dream about aliens invading earth and although I didn’t die during the encounter, I could feel my imminent doom. It was one of those dreams when you’re in such … Continue reading

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Almost

Almost a Little Boy It is pretty crazy to think Will is almost two now.  I think the change from 1 to 2 is much more apparent than the change from 0-1.  He is doing everything from running and jumping … Continue reading

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A Sunday with Will

UWA Angie had to work an overnight yesterday, so I had to come up with something fun for Will and I to do. I am not sure what made me think of it, but I decided we should go try … Continue reading

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Frozen Stiff

I posted a few long lost videos of Will and one of Angie commenting on the basement. The video of Will dancing to The Office theme music is pretty good.  If I remember right he asks to hear it “agin.” … Continue reading

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I'm Beginning to See the Light

Good Bye Garage, Hello Barn As I promised myself, I got out and did some work this weekend.  Some time ago, maybe around Thanksgiving or before, I started tearing the siding off the garage and re sheeting it to prep … Continue reading

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Bears, Beets, Battlestar Galactica …Birds?

I knew my week was off to an ominous start when I showed up Minneapolis Airport (where I will never use the restroom again) for my 7:30 am flight on Monday morning and was told the airplane had hit a … Continue reading

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