September 21st, 2012

Awesome Movie – Condorman

Yes this week we have Condorman – before Disney bought Marvel they had to make up their own Super Heroes and Condorman deserves to be way at the top of the list… I-Man and Captain EO not withstanding… The best way I can describe him is a cross between Batman (no superpowers) and The Greatest [Read More…]

September 14th, 2012

Awesome Movie – The Last Dragon

I’m adding a new feature this week because I can… and because I hope you like it.  It is a feature on movies I like that, if I haven’t already I plan at some point to share with my kids…  some of these are probably ones you may not have heard of, some you may [Read More…]

September 12th, 2012

Quickie – …and how is the embryo?

The other day was my sister-in-law’s birthday and since we are now 2000+ miles away from her we had to make sure the boys called to wish her a Happy Birthday.  She is pregnant so with that in mind here is how my oldest began his birthday salutations: Happy Birthday, How’s your baby in your [Read More…]

September 11th, 2012

On Bravery

I started this post a month ago to recap our camping trip beneath Majestic Mount Shasta.  I found it particularly calling to  me today since it is the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.  Last night we sat around the dinner table we brought up the fact that today is was the anniversary of the 9/11 [Read More…]

September 10th, 2012

Let me’splain… No, there is too much. Let me sum up:

I have been absent my blog routine for the past few weeks…  In that time one or more of my family has been involved in the following activities: Camping in Northern CA Buying a New Car Packing up our belongings from our place in California Driving from CA to UT Going to the Zoo Teaching [Read More…]

August 7th, 2012

Quickie – Space War

So after watching @MarsCuriosity land safely on Mars I was tucking my kids into bed and my youngest delivered this little pearl of wisdom: “You know dad if they do find life on Mars we are going to have to have a space war… so they don’t invade us…”

August 6th, 2012

On a Crappy Picture from Mars

OK so this started off as one of my “quickie” posts, because it was such an off-hand quick funny response from my youngest.  But with a night to sleep on it and a bowl of cereal to contemplate it… I decided it needs to be it’s own full fledged post,  because Dadventures aren’t always about [Read More…]