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

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 open house

Graduation parties weren't "a thing" when I was a kid, but I guess they are now. We celebrated Zach's high school graduation with a come and go open house. He will be attending Emporia State University in the fall. 🐝 #StingersUp The theme was "sweet success" and se served seven different kinds of cookies (chocolate … Continue reading 2022 graduation open house

We’re enrolled! #StingersUp

Kid #2 is enrolled! We spent the day in Emporia, getting things ready to go for fall 2022. Zach will be rooming with three other boys from his high school, and they were all there too. We made sure we had all our paperwork done, ate breakfast and played a few online texting games. Can … Continue reading We’re enrolled! #StingersUp

12th annual* ski trip – 2022

*should have been 13th annual. But 2020 happened so...This year, we went with another family to ski. They have a son the boys' age. On Saturday, we carpooled to Denver, switching up the seating arrangements in the cars. We stayed at the same hotel we stayed in the first night last year, before the #snowmageddon2021. … Continue reading 12th annual* ski trip – 2022