Archive for the 'Announcements' Category


Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Since the electrical inspection got the thumbs-up, it was time to get the big one out of the way. Hello, county inspector, please come in and have a look. Fortunately, the Webmaster was on-hand to answer a few questions, but….  WE PASSED INSPECTION. The remodel is officially cleared for occupancy!  YAAAAAY! Of course, we still […]

Flashback Friday

Friday, September 28th, 2018

This is me, at my first birthday.  (It’s a photo of a photo, so this was the best I could get.) The story goes that I snuffed out the candle with the xylophone stick in my hand – and it was caught on film. Well, here I am again…. same time of year, 39 years […]

Eighteen Years

Sunday, August 12th, 2018

As I joked to many people today, the Webmaster’s and my marriage is now legally old enough to vote. Another few years, and it’ll be old enough to drink. Eighteen years, two teenagers, a third grader-to-be, a kindergartener-to-be, a house remodel that never ends, and many, many laughs together. Happy anniversary, Webmaster.  None of this […]

Thirteen Years Old

Sunday, August 12th, 2018

Dear Tad, Today is the day you and I have both talked about for a while now.  Today, you are an actual teenager.  Today, you are thirteen years old. I am not sure I am entirely prepared to have a teenage son.  And yet everything about you screams “teenager.”  Your voice has cracked, your body […]