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The Party

Thanks to Facebook and other tools, most folks know that today is my birthday. I have said it before and I’ll say it again, I feel I get a double-dip of reflecting on the past year and my past year on this earth as the New Year and my birthday happen to land on the […]

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Through their eyes

My youngest is 7. She turned 7 a few weeks ago but due to schedules and finances, we decided to wait a week or two in order to really pull off what she was wanting. Last month, my wife participated in the Foothills Bridal Extravaganza (if getting hitched is in the realm of possibility you should […]

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Sleep in the olden days

As mom is on her trip with her friends the girls have decided to camp in our bedroom. You’d be amazed at how much room a 10 & 6 year old take up in a king size bed. I have just enough room to sleep on my shoulder and for the first time in ages […]

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Conflicted dad

Conflicted dad is conflicted … Just caught daughter on her iPod 3-hours after we put her to bed. 2nd offense so consequences kick in. 3 days grounding from all electronics. But she wasn’t chatting, gaming, or watching YouTube vids … she was reading. Conflicted but still grounded. 1 day instead of 3 … because I […]

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Job Opportunity

The wife and I have a job opening. We’re hiring someone to do the laundry which includes folding and putting away the aforementioned. Other responsibilities will include setting things where they belong as opposed to on top of a trash can or a laundry basket. It’s also important that you be able to keep up […]

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Eating our pets

     From her time in the womb, Littlefoot was exposed to Mexican food almost daily as it was the favorite food of her mother while she was pregnant.  (Ok every other day too)  As Littlefoot grew we expanded her pallet to try other types of food including one of my favorites, Chinese.  Later we […]

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My 21 year old

It is a little known fact, but I have a 21 year old named Betty . . . Before anyone has a coronary I’m talking about my car.  It’s a 1990 Buick LeSaber.  She’s doing well for her age, the odometer stopped working years ago so I’m guessing we’re pushing right at 325k miles.  Sure […]

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