Archive for April, 2011

Saturday, April 30th, 2011

let’s go cubbies…or not

The annual Cub’s game sponsored by Mike’s work was scheduled for this past Wednesday. If you live near us, then you know that this was not a good day. We tried to remain positive but also geared up for rain. Since Annie had ice-skating practice after the game, we decided to take our own transportation […]

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

buckets and eggs, the easter edition

This Easter was quite simple and quiet for us, and I wouldn’t have had it any other way. We have been so busy with traveling so much lately, that I just wanted to take it easy for Easter on our own turf. Annie was a little worried that since we usually spend Easter in MN […]

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011

sunny senior treat

My sister-in-law Jenni has been saying for years that she wishes she could have me take her girls’ senior pictures. I kept telling her I could do it when they visited, but Jenni had an even better idea. She and her husband Travis decided to fly me down to Florida to take the pictures of […]

Wednesday, April 6th, 2011

what is beat?

When I was a wee lad growing up in Orlando, FL I was introduced to the band the English Beat (a.k.a. the Beat in UK). I honestly can’t remember when/how I first heard of them, but I was hooked from that point on. I remember talking my mom into letting me buy one of their […]

Saturday, April 2nd, 2011

you know you can’t resist the vi and the age of aquarius

Vi has a new fixation. Other people’s shoes. She will literally take my shoes off my feet so she can “wear” them. Mike caught her red-handed the other day donning my running shoes. As mentioned in a previous post, I have more pictures to post from our trip to NC. However, my dad can’t seem […]