the holiday

It was pretty laid back this year. We spent Christmas Eve with my family (and Jake’s girlfriend) at our house. Dinner wasn’t even a challenge–I have this holiday stuff down pat. I feel like I need to challenge myself more next year. Maybe it’s time to mix things up! Christmas …

legacies

This book was from F. Paul Wilson’s “Repairman Jack” series. Brian and I liked the first book we read from that series so much that we’ve been invoking the Repairman Jack name ever since. That said, I wasn’t as impressed with this one. I mean the story was ok, but …

broken

My washing machine has been on the fritz. I did a little research into the problem and decided we’d be better off buying new rather than repairing. So I went to Krisay’s on Friday and ordered a new one. It is scheduled to be delivered this Friday. On Saturday, I …

update

I haven’t posted in a while, so I guess it’s time for an obligatory post. Not much has been going on, hence the lack of updates. I’m pretty much ready for Christmas–just a few loose ends to tie up to make that complete. We’re having Christmas Eve here, so I’m …

oh, deer

Brian went hunting on the first day of buck and snagged his first non-vehicular deer. Some people around here were surprised to hear it was his first. But, unlike most people, he hasn’t been hunting since he was a teen–he just started a few years ago. Anyway, he picked up …