July 2022

We finished Season 4 of Stranger Things and Season 3 of the Umbrella Academy. Kid #2 went skydiving again, this time with another friend. July 4th was super uneventful - no fireworks this year. Both boys were out with friends, so we stayed home and Ali hid in the closet. At work, we found out … Continue reading July 2022

Cool job alert: subtitle writer

I never knew I wanted to be a closed caption writer until now. I'm didn't even know this job existed. I saw a post about the Stranger Things writers, and how they conveyed through writing the experience and sounds of the show. And being a fan of the show (a weird plot set in the … Continue reading Cool job alert: subtitle writer

San Fran and disc golf

After graduation, we spent a few days at home, then drove up to Kansas City on Sunday so the boys could fly back to San Francisco with Aunt Lisa. Scott and I also attended cousin Jake's college graduation. In California, Lisa took them to a couple of disc golf courses including the Golden Gate Disc … Continue reading San Fran and disc golf

2022 graduation

Everyone in our house is a high school graduate now! There were no COVID protocols, like last year. The students were allowed a walking partner (last year they walked in single file), didn't wear masks and there were no limits on tickets. Kid #2 graduated with several honors including cum laude, National Honor Society, Kansas … Continue reading 2022 graduation