With the advent of COVID19 and social distancing, the local school district has opted for distanced learning for the foreseeable future. While this doesn’t really affect me, it does my eldest son and his wife who have 3 children of school age (and two younger ones). Normally, this would all happen at their house, but … Read more Education in the age of pandemic
We woke up yesterday to severe smoke that had blown north from the California wildfires. Today it’s twice as thick as it was the day before. Gross.
Just this one time… screw COVID… we needed a get together! Last friday we had my eldest son and family over for dinner. It’s been months since we’ve seen them and I had yet to see the newest member of the family, Kimber (born July 1st), so it was an amazing night! I cooked (of … Read more Breaking all the rules
I’ve been doing my best to not go crazy in this era of a global pandemic, civil unrest, and unbelievably poor leadership. The current best practice: gaming. I’ve been logging in most days and nights with a familiar group: Myke (my faux son), his brother Matt (a Marine stationed in Okinawa, Japan), Josh (the ever … Read more Keeping myself busy