February 8th, 2013

Awesome Movie – Spaceballs

This one is way overdue… I probably should have posted this the same week I posted this post: Quickie – The Best Balls …but I didn’t… one day I’ll figure out how to get my posts to play off each other better, until then things might seem a little sloppy.  So before I digress further, [Read More…]

January 2nd, 2013

On Meeting The Endeavor

I was born the year they started construction on NASA’s OV-102 or as we knew it better the Space Shuttle Columbia. 4 days after my 7th birthday they launched it’s first operational mission. (For those keeping me honest there were four prior test flights). I have been fascinated by space as long as I can [Read More…]

October 5th, 2012

Awesome Movie – Flash Gordon

Last week was hectic… I am glad you hung in there with me though.  It seems from the early data that you like the Movie list so I am going to keep hitting you with them. This week we have… Flash Gordon… Honestly this one could easily be #2 so if you want to contest [Read More…]

March 20th, 2012

On Disneyland Passes

One of the best parts of this past year has been our SoCal Select Disneyland Passports, cause sometimes a day at Disneyland is what you need… or at least a way to keep your kids entertained. A couple of weeks ago I did just that.  I took a day off of work because my kids [Read More…]

March 14th, 2012

On the Science of Star Wars

One of my kids favorite place to visit is the Discover Science Center in the OC so much so that we are members, and I even follow them on twitter (@discoverycube if your interested).  Right now they have a Star Wars exhibit called “Star Wars Where Science Meets Imagination”.  The boys and I went down [Read More…]

February 19th, 2012

On Teaching My Kids How to Draw

As I grow older I find myself connecting with my grandfather in ways that I never really did growing up.  He was a fantastic artist.  I think he had done at least one pencil sketch portrait of his children, and grandchildren… and many of his great-grandchildren.  He was always in the middle of 3-4 paintings [Read More…]

May 2nd, 2011

On Attending a Comic-Con with My Boys.

It is a proud moment as a father to share your passions with your children.  This weekend I took my children to their first Comic Convention.  We had a blast.  I bought a weekend pass for myself since they could get in free with me.  I figured we would go one day together and then [Read More…]