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  • A Weekend With Dad

    A Weekend With Dad

    May 6, 2012 15:51


    There really is no better therapy for an atrocious week at work than a weekend one-on-one with your one year old daughter. ...

  • Keep Australia On Your Left

    Keep Australia On Your Left

    May 4, 2012 9:36


    Keep Australia On Your Left, Eric Stiller Rating: ★★★½☆  A little while back I...

  • Muddy Hollow Trail

    Muddy Hollow Trail

    Apr 29, 2012 20:02


    It was the monthly JAMERS hiking meet today, Carol and Greg organized an ambitious route through the northern section of...

  • Tennessee Valley Beach

    Tennessee Valley Beach

    Apr 27, 2012 16:42


    While Lisa was on the plane back from Chicago this morning Lilia and I took a trip down to Tennessee Valley Beach. ...

  • Photos With Grandpa

    Photos With Grandpa

    Apr 25, 2012 20:27


    I found these on the camera tonight…

  • What Sound Does A Lion Make?

    What Sound Does A Lion Make?

    Apr 23, 2012 14:51


    We haven’t had much luck with animal sounds yet, when Lilia tries to imitate a kitten it sounds the same as a cow....

  • Walking Machine

    Walking Machine

    Apr 19, 2012 7:32


  • Goodbye Erna Valtenbergs

    Goodbye Erna Valtenbergs

    Apr 1, 2012 18:22


    My dad called me a few days ago to tell me that my grandmother had passed away, she was 90 years old.  She spent the...

  • Fish


    Apr 1, 2012 16:32


    I bought Lilia a new bike seat for her birthday.  Actually, one of the reasons I built up my new commuter bike was so...

  • Presents!


    Mar 20, 2012 11:00


  • It’s Party Time!

    It’s Party Time!

    Mar 19, 2012 19:35


    Lilia is one year old tomorrow, boy how time flies.  I was looking back today at all the photos from almost a year ago...

  • R.I.P. Sammy the Pig

    R.I.P. Sammy the Pig

    Mar 13, 2012 20:16


    Born in August, 2011 in Windsor, California, Sammy the Pig spent the first six weeks of her life with a wholesome family...

  • Kirby Cove

    Kirby Cove

    Mar 11, 2012 16:16


  • China Cove

    China Cove

    Mar 10, 2012 22:48


    Lisa was working at a wine event today, so Tinkerbelle and I took advantage of the nice weather and spent a few hours...

  • Traintown


    Mar 3, 2012 10:00


  • 4X4


    Feb 26, 2012 14:17


    This step has been the cause of more than a few tears over the past few months. I think we’ve mastered it!

  • Lakemont Pines Sunrise

    Lakemont Pines Sunrise

    Feb 21, 2012 20:17


  • Presidents’ Day Weekend At The Cabin

    Presidents’ Day Weekend At The Cabin

    Feb 21, 2012 20:06


    We spent the Presidents’ Day long weekend up at the cabin, the original plan was for the Bordessas to accompany us but...

  • Dog’s Name Is Dick!

    Dog’s Name Is Dick!

    Feb 16, 2012 16:04


    I’m pretty sure this is legit.  Classic…  Thanks Dave Stuart.

  • Drive


    Feb 16, 2012 10:56


    Drive, Daniel H. Pink Rating: ★★☆☆☆  With praise from Malcolm Gladwell – one...