Category - Random Thoughts

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Are You In The Doghouse?…
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“Let’s Do This…!”
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Are you Feeling Gay…Tomorrow?
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Parent Teacher Conferences
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Just Another Reason to Like Tony Romo (without being a Dallas Cowboy fan)

“Let’s Do This…!”

Once in a while my kids and I will venture to the local Starbucks for a treat. (They mostly want to go the kiosk locations in grocery stores in hope scoring a cheap donut while there.) So, being the generous and benevolent dad, I succommed, errr….gave my permission to my four year old to go drop by the local grocer on the way home. Overcome by obvious excitement for the potential sugar rush, he quickly[…]

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Are you Feeling Gay…Tomorrow?

According the the Associated Press, some are pressing for a ‘call in gay’ day tomorrow (Dec. 10, 2008) to show the nation how much the US economic engine is supported by the gay population. This of course is in response to the victories in several states during the last election to keep marriage heterosexual by way of constitutional ammendments. According to the news story in the Arizona Republic, Join The Impact, the online community that[…]

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Parent Teacher Conferences

My six year-old recently had parent/teacher conferences as he is ending his 2Q of the school year (as are his older siblings, of course). In one of his assignments for writing we was to copy the first part of a sentence from the board and complete the sentence with his own thoughts as they learn to express a complete thought through writing. Here is how it went on the final product: BOARD: “The big brown…”[…]

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Just Another Reason to Like Tony Romo (without being a Dallas Cowboy fan)

Okay, so Tony Romo is not my favorite professional footbal player. But he is a GREAT human! One only needs to read this morning’s article in the Dallas Morning News to see that. Here is one of my favorite sections of the artice. Romo, who confirmed the story but didn’t want to elaborate, waved Doc over to sit by him and his friend. Doc sheepishly mentioned that he hadn’t showered in a few days. “Don’t[…]

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