Monthly Archives: March 2015

Trying out my new Under Armour running sneakers

We were at Dick’s Sporting Goods recently to pick up softball equipment for Lily’s first season, and there was this 20% off sale. It was time for new running sneakers, so why not? After some perusing of the wares, I … Continue reading

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Lily’s 7th Birthday Party

Last Saturday, we had Lily’s 7th birthday party. We looked at all the options, but she likes karate and ninjas so much, so why not a martial arts themed party? My wife naturally tied it to Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, … Continue reading

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I attended my first ever Girl Scout Father – Daughter Dance, and it was just okay. Is that bad?

After Lily’s birthday party, we changed clothes, and got ready for the next event on the calendar…. a Girl Scouts Father-Daughter Dance. This was my first time doing this sort of thing, but I was game. Lily, however, wasn’t up … Continue reading

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Joel’s review of Edge of Tomorrow (2014)

I needed to relax one night, and I decided to catch Edge of Tomorrow on Netflix earlier this week. This came out last year, and it looked interesting, but I never had time to go see it with anyone.  The film … Continue reading

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Joshua’s 10th Birthday Party – Part 2

Part 2 of the photos from Joshua’s 10th Birthday Party.

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Joshua’s 10th Birthday Party – Part 1

Joshua celebrated his 10th birthday this weekend.  It was a busy weekend– Josh had his state spelling bee in New Brunswick Saturday morning, then we had more shopping to do, I had stuff at church to do Saturday evening, and then his … Continue reading

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Joel’s review of Robocop (2014)

I recently discovered that the 2014 Robocop remake was available on Netflix. Funny — hadn’t noticed it before. I’ve avoided most remakes, including that one for Total Recall. Listen, I’m not against a remake if it is going to be … Continue reading

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Joshua at the state spelling bee

In early February, Joshua participated and won 1st place in a spelling bee hosted by the Greater Hightstown Juniorettes. The top three winners were invited to compete with other winners from the state on March 7th. That Saturday morning, we … Continue reading

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The kids earn their Intermediate Yellow Belts

The big news is that the kids have moved up to the next level in karate — Intermediate Yellow Belts. They tested with their friends Kaiya and Elli, and hey, they did it. It only required Namita and I to … Continue reading

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Decorating the office (continued)

Unpacking (and decorating) the home office continues. From left to right: A new addition – signed autograph from Levar Burton A signed autograph of Garrett Wang (from Star Trek Voyager) that I’ve had in my possession since 1997 A souvenir … Continue reading

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