Yesterday was such an amazing and wonderful day. I started off the day with cinnamon rolls for breakfast and then Sidney and I went grocery shopping for the week. I organized the basement a bit and then we all, minus Elisabeth (her back still hurt), headed to Kaitlin and Kevin’s to hang out and have… Continue reading Afternoon at Kaitlin’s
Photos I took over the weekend: While I purchased car dice from the geek store on Saturday, Sidney purchased a tiny hand. She then proceeded to freak me out with it multiple times (it can be quite creepy) and tried using it in her normal activities, such as eating a bagel and drinking wine. By… Continue reading Photos of this weekend
Good morning 2017! I’m loving you already. Last night we all stayed up until midnight (even me!) to welcome in the new year. Sidney used her new selfie stick (thanks Katie and Mitchell) to take some quick pictures of us as we waited for the countdown. One second in to the new year and we… Continue reading Good morning 2017!
Friday night Gene and I took Sidney and Aaron to Casa Bonita. An icon of Denver, we thought Aaron would enjoy the overly done restaurant. I’m happy to say he did. Sidney had never been either so it was doubly fun to watch their reactions to what is Casa Bonita. As Sidney so eloquently summed… Continue reading Casa Bonita, History Colorado Center, and Colorado Springs
Sidney and I volunteered at Samuels Elementary School this morning. Once a year, Excel Energy sets up volunteer opportunities and this year I decided I wanted to take part. I went to Samuels for 5th grade so when I saw they were an option, I knew I wanted to go. While Sidney painted a United States… Continue reading I volunteered to pick weeds
PAX was a variety of emotions and experiences. We landed in Seattle Thursday night where Lydia picked us up, we met up with Elisabeth, and we ate delicious vegetarian food for dinner. Then Friday dawned and PAX began. The best parts of Friday were the three panels we went to: Scott Kurtz playing Table Titans… Continue reading PAX 2016
The Dungeons and Dragons campaign that Sidney is DMing has been going quite well the past two months. It’s a learning process for all of us as it’s our first 5th edition game and Sidney’s first time being a dungeon master. But Sidney has done a fantastic job creating the world and the story so… Continue reading Dungeons and Dragons Session Summaries