I've been trying to take more ownership of my time lately, not just how I spend it, but more specifically how I talk about it. It's partially to remind myself how powerful words can be, but also to be a good example for the kids. It would be very easy for me to say that … Continue reading Where is the time going?
Ever had a theme song stuck in your head for days on end? No? Here, try this one! Paw Patrol, Paw Patrol be there on the double! Paw Patrol, Paw Patrol whenever you're in trouble! No job's too big, no pups too small Paw Patrol, we're on a roll! Yep, I didn't even need to … Continue reading No more Paw Patrol
I did it, it's official. Last night I joined the ranks of people with tattoos. The path to this moment was much more complicated and challenging than I imagined it would be. I've been thinking about this tattoo for years, and I assumed when I was finally ready it would be a simple process of … Continue reading Getting inked
I suppose it's appropriate that this post is about race cars and tattoos since we're about to head to Florida for 5 weeks. But in the spirit of honesty, the race cars we had going at the house last weekend were not the Nascar variety, but rather Matchbox. "Hi, my name is Q, I'm now … Continue reading Race cars and Tattoos
I went to Budapest last week for our girls' softball tournament. The weather was glorious most of the time, I mean look at that sky! This was the view from my hotel by the way, not too shabby. We did get some rain, but it didn't really slow down the games. It did make for … Continue reading Budapest, Home Runs and Puzzles
Here they are, thing one and thing two. And if things go as planned, never a thing three shall there be. Ryan got a vasectomy last week. Way to go taking one for the team honey! He initially thought I was taking a picture of his junk in this shot. Don't worry honey, that one … Continue reading Taking one for the team
I feel like I'm starting to get behind on keeping up with current events, and the last two weeks were pretty amazing, so here goes. It's a long one, go get a snack! April 5th, I left school early and headed to the airport to fly to Warsaw for the Learning 2 conference. It was … Continue reading Warsaw, Florence, lost luggage, oh my
This past weekend was jam packed. We actually had to sit down at one point and break each day up into sections to figure out if we had enough time to do all the different things we needed/wanted to do. It started Friday evening with the surprise arrival of the Hamilton book, which I've been … Continue reading Hamilton, games and a gala