Monthly Archives: May 2011

Vitamin D and Venus fly traps

I think I might have just damaged my child with this video about venus fly traps. Well, he wanted to know.  I’ve never felt so badly for a fly before.  Poor Asa (who hasn’t shown a soft spot for flies … Continue reading

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Team Red, White & Blue on the Today Show

Check out this story on Team Red, White & Blue on the Today Show if you have a moment. http://tinyurl.com/43xdvbo

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Sausage on a stick

This is our team’s strategy for blocking goals.  If you put enough of the little guys into the goal itself, they sometimes prevent the other team from scoring. Today was the last game of the season.  I am sad.  I’ve … Continue reading

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Bone Scans R Us

I got a three phase bone scan today.  It’s not as exciting as it sounds, but I did get to be injected with a radioactive substance, so there’s that.  The bad news is that I probably have a fractured metatarsal … Continue reading

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Compact

I just got done giving Eliot a haircut on the back patio.  I’ll be downloading the job application for Great Clips later today.  And speaking of haircuts, I got one yesterday.  (Length intact, fellows.)  I did not expect Eliot to … Continue reading

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Running gods and prayers

I’m sitting here icing my foot again.  It’s better, but I haven’t been able to run on it since Saturday.  I’m going to take it out for a spin on some soft mulch today and see how it does. I’m … Continue reading

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And the livin’ is easy

Summertime, And the livin’ is easy Fish are jumpin’ And the cotton is high No cotton or fish around here, but summertime is about to begin in earnest.  “School” is out Friday and Asa and I will be taking up … Continue reading

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Look at my butt!!!

Asa had his last soccer practice for the season tonight.  And as we sat and watched the three remaining three year-olds chase their soccer balls around, the YMCA’s Boot Camp class took the field next to us.  (“If pushing yourself … Continue reading

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Alamo Cool Tex Ice pack and me

I passed the day lounging around with an ice pack and a bottle of ibuprofen. Seems to be working. Not fast enough, mind you, but nothing to do about that really. I’ll make a point of telling Asa about how … Continue reading

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Sausage toes

“It is frustrating when you want to go and compete and improve, but your body doesn’t allow you to.  But I’m always a true believer that whatever is there for you, you will get.  No panic whatsoever.  If something is … Continue reading

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