Monday, April 24, 2017


Back from Paternity Leave -- returning to regularly scheduled programming, already in progress. . .

Wednesday, April 19, 2017


Sixteen days in and really looking forward to the day when the munchkin finds something else to be proud of other than when she has a good poo while sitting in my lap. . .

Saturday, April 15, 2017


"But now and then there are Saturdays. Big temporal tipping points when anything's possible. . ."

Dakotah with a Sonic Screwdriver

Friday, April 14, 2017


Eleven days in and a little amazed how much I am drawing upon my old RU horse handling skills of patience and maintaining calming body language, trust building, deciphering behavioral tells, scheduled feedings, stall cleanup, and etc whilst taking care of Madelyn from one moment to the next.

Monday, April 10, 2017


If rule #1 of airline customer service is not to treat your paying customers as if they're committing a crime when trying to use the ticket they've clearly paid for. . .

. . .Can we also agree rule #1 of airline public relations is not to blame the customer for your actions (particularly when everybody on the plane had a camera phone)?

Holy crackers