When did every moment become "a thing"? And why does it have to be so over the top? I blame social platforms - because how would you fuel FOMO if you didn't have an insta-worthy photos? But it goes back farther than that. It used to be called "keeping up with the Joneses." I first … Continue reading When did every moment become “a thing”?
What do you do when you turn 18? Register to vote? That... but also this. Some places allow 16 year olds to skydive, but the place we went required skydivers to be 18. Aunt Lisa was here, and she jumped with him! We drove to Kansas City on Sunday and met Pam and Ted there. … Continue reading Skydiving
Kid #2 is 18! We did quite a bit to celebrate this milestone. Drove to Colorado to play disc golf. Oh... and this the next weekend. I forgot to snap the typical "smiling in front of the birthday cake" photo. In my defense, we were not at our kitchen table where the picture is usually … Continue reading Eighteen!
Zach had to work on his birthday, and Scott and I had a wedding to attend. Zach went disc golfing in the afternoon and made a hole in one! He says it doesn't count because there were no witnesses 😆 ... but he did take a picture! We celebrated Zach's birthday (and mine) the next … Continue reading Seventeen!
Ack! He's 18! He celebrated by going to the neighborhood pool with friends, then staying for pizza and cake, and hanging out here.The next day we celebrated with the family. Now that he's a legal adult, we set him up with an IRA (wow - exciting stuff) and he got a JoMezPro t-shirt (disc golf … Continue reading Eighteen!