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January 13th, 2018 – Skiing and Snowboarding as beginners

What a fantastic day. The kids hit snowboard school and we hit ski school. We all had great fun and make progress! The high temp was only 14F and the wind was 25mph. COLD! Things that really worked: The JFBB […]

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January 12th, 2018 – First Ski Trip and its 65F and Raining

That’s right. Despite the fact it hasn’t been above freezing for 4 weeks, the weekend we decided to take our first ski lessons it’s 65F and raining. At least we’re only 2 hours from home.

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January 11th, 2018 – From single celled organism to poop on the window

While on the way to swimming lessons, Grace is talking about one of her friends who told her “God made us”. A discussion amongst the two children talked about evidence, science, and evolution. Proud dad. Noah started with “we evolved […]

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January 10th, 2018 – Its a slow process but quitting won’t speed it up

I saw this sign while at my Physical Therapy this morning. It certainly speaks volume about the recovery process, however, I also couldn’t help but think of its applicability to anything in life.

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January 9th, 2018 – It’s Rowan’s Birthday

Seems like he’s turning into a thoughtful boy. When asked about Logan Paul he said “I don’t agree with what he did but everyone should get a second chance”

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January 8th, 2018 – Back to Work

Bitter-sweet. The year-end shutdown really is a necessary refreshment activity in a high pressure, constant delivery environment.

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January 7th, 2018 – White men can’t jump

It’s 4F outside and hasn’t been above freezing for 21 days. It didn’t stop the local basketball league from playing today. Noah managed to run around like crazy but proved – once again – the truism that white men can’t […]

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January 6th, 2018 – My Least Favorite Workout Profile

The CTS field test. Nobody likes it. But 6% improvement feels good!

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January 5th, 2018 – Definitely not the good stuff

Going to my first Physiotherapy to come back from my broken arm did not go as desired. The prescription from the orthopedic surgeon mentioned “massage, heat, ice, gentle movement and TENS”. Sounded pretty good to me. My wife said, “don’t […]

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January 4th, 2018 – Not making it back in

Thanks to ‘explosive cyclogenesis’ we got 6+ inches of snow. I needed to go out to the hardware store – important house projects to keep moving. Getting out wasn’t too hard, however getting back in resulted in an hour of […]

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