Off to WPB

UA Family Weekend

Back from a quick two days down at Tucson with Maria & my Mom. Alex seemed to be doing well. Oregon State won the football game with a final score of 29-27.


a cool 78 degrees… and it’s raining & hailing!!! Looks like 100 degree temps are finally gone… YAY!


Wondering what to say/do when your child wants a permanent reminder of a temporary feeling? NO!


Inspired by a facebook posting from Davis Clark a few weeks ago, I attempted to swim 20 laps fly on 45 seconds last Sunday after I had already swam laps for 50 minutes. I finished the first 5 on schedule @ about 22-25 secs giving me what I thought was enough rest. Of course after . . . → Read More: Inspired

Took a bad fall

Yesterday I guess I tied my shoe laces with too large of bows, even with double knots. While running I somehow caught my left toe in my shoe lace long enough to cause me to land on my right hip & elbow. Managed to shake it off and keep running, but I am feeling the . . . → Read More: Took a bad fall

Brad Paisley H2O Tour 2010

Long concert… got there at 4 and it didn’t start til 7:30. We people watched and drank some beer while waiting. Hey ya gotta drink something, it was 107! Great concert. Darius Rucker from Hootie and the Blowfish opened. He sang 2 newer songs (I guess country) and 4 Hootie songs and he ended with . . . → Read More: Brad Paisley H2O Tour 2010

Back from Maui

Our trip was nice… we didn’t plan much… just one luau. We bought boogie boards again and spent a full day stopping at different beaches (about 6 or 7) between Lahaina and Wailea. We also went swimming in the ocean at night off the beach by our hotel. We did take another kayaking / snorkeling . . . → Read More: Back from Maui

20th Anniversary

We are off to Hawaii to celebrate our 20th wedding anniversary.

University of Arizona

We moved Alex into his residence hall today. Started by 9 and by 2 he was all settled in and anxious for us to leave. He is rooming with Philip, who became very sick today.