Goodbye Steve

Like many, I was shocked to hear of Steve’s passing yesterday.

A Sirius Pest

A Sirius Pest

One of the features that came standard on our new vehicle was a Sirius satellite radio and a free trial subscription.  We had no idea what we were getting into.

Soccer Soccer!

Soccer Soccer!

Cole had his first soccer game today -- just two days after his first practice. Some players were clearly more focused on the game, but everyone had a great time.

Beer and Chocolate

Beer and Chocolate

A couple of months ago the whole family loaded into a 747 and headed for Belgium.  We have friends who are staying there for a year, and they were naive enough to share their address with us.  This was our first long flight with Cole.  Thanks to the ten hour battery life of the iPad, he did just fine.

The First Day

The First Day

Cole greets his first day of kindergarten with smiles. Good job buddy!

Revolution Indeed

Revolution Indeed

Lytro calls this the “Picture Revolution” and if they can make it marketable they’re right.

Cortona, Italy

Cortona, Italy

Last year we took trip to a small town in Italy called Cortona. The auction included a week stay at an Italian villa in the center of town.  The villa slept eight, and after some sloshy head-nods from the rest of the table we all went for it.