Archive for the 'Media' Category

Pie! From A Truck!

Monday, October 13th, 2014

Ane, as I’ve stated before, is a Food Network junkie.  And one of her favorite shows is “The Great Food Truck Race,” which has been on every summer for the last five years. Well, with all the half-days of school last week, I surprised her with a trip to a local food truck that comes […]


Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

For some reason, Thumper finds the sound of Pikachu quite funny.  This is the boys’ favorite YouTube video about it right now, and it makes Thumper laugh every time. I think I’m going to have it on my iPad to make him smile for his pictures next month. It works every time.

Batman Day

Monday, July 28th, 2014

This year marks the 75th anniversary of Batman’s first comic book appearance.  DC Comics declared last Wednesday to be “Batman Day,” the official celebration day (even though the first comic book with Batman in it came out in May of 1939).  To Tad, hearing that it was Batman Day was like hearing it was Christmas […]

Star Wars Reads at the Library

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

The official “Star Wars Reads” Day was earlier this month, but our local library extended it in order to have some special events. Star Wars Reads Day is just a promotional day to promote all the Star Wars books (and comic books, graphic novels, and novels, and LEGO sets) that are available… and literacy.  Oh, […]