Blog Intro

Blog Intro

Quote of the Week

“Character – the willingness to accept responsibility for one’s own life – is the source from which self-respect springs.” – Joan Didion

facfacFact of the Week

Too much homework can cause stress, physical health problems, and even alienation from society, a Stanford researcher found.

Joke of the Week

Joke of the Day: If someone from the 1950s suddenly appeared, what would be the most difficult thing to explain about life today? One answer: “I possess a device in my pocket that is capable of accessing the entirety of information known to man. I use it to look at pictures of cats and get into arguments with strangers.”

Comic of the Week

Comic of the Week

Monday, November 10, 2014

Warped Tour August 2014

Post from the past!
Warped Tour 2014!  VIP pass!

Alex getting ready to go onstage...
The Chelsea Grin family, Keesha, Indie, Ash, Natalia, Aije (I know I spelled that wrong), and Kaitlin.
Add Dan and Jason.....
and Jaek.
Natalia, Aije, Topher, and Tim
The crowd!
This was before the boys came on stage. For this picture, I stepped forward with my camera ready and did the "rock on" sign to the audience. They responded quite well, don't you think?







Onstage! Ash giving Merit "the sign"














After the concert, we went back to the tour bus. This is the ceiling.
aaaaaaand meet the band after!



Loved this dudes pirate hat, had to take a picture
It was a great time, I love Warped Tour!

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Happy Halloween 2014

Happy Halloween!

Christopher didn't want to go to his Halloween parade or party at school. I told him this was his last one of his life because next year is junior high and they don't do that. He still wouldn't go. I told him years from now when he was grown up he was going to regret not going. He said, "Mom, when I am older, there are MANY things I am going to regret, but I am pretty sure this won't be one of them." Duly noted......