Joshua on June 6th, 2010

Today the kids and I (and Redmond) went for a hike to Twin Falls. Amber had planned to join us, but wasn’t feeling very well. We went despite the rain.  After all, if you let a little drizzle stop you around here, you won’t be doing much of anything outside the 3rd through 4th weeks […]

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Joshua on February 23rd, 2010

We woke up today to the unusual, if not totally rare, occurrence of snow in Austin. It started with the typical hard icy rain/snow mix and at first we thought that was that. But then after a bit it really did snow. Real snow. Big flakes that actually stuck to the ground, and get this, […]

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Joshua on November 23rd, 2009

This Sunday after being cooped up inside for a few days because of rain we had to get Redmond outside to burn off some energy. The best place to do that near our house is Walnut Creek Park.  Redmond ran and played with a few other dogs and we hiked around.  And well, let’s just […]

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Joshua on November 1st, 2009

We learned our lesson last year that warm Texas fall weather and early carved Jack O’Lanterns don’t mix. Last year the pumpkins had nearly collapsed by the time Halloween came around.  So this year we used carving as a good activity to kill time before the main event Halloween morning. For all of Jillian’s crafts […]

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