Charlie the Dog

My wife and I had been talking about getting a family dog for a couple months now. About 4 weeks ago we decided to go for it and started looking online. We read that Boston Terriers make good dogs for first time owners, (such as us), and we just fell in love with their unique…

I Built a Bed Frame

My wife has been asking for a bed frame since the beginning of time. Until now we’ve been using a cheap, lame metal one. She finally came across a bed frame design in a wood-working book she has. I quickly got to work and built this masterpiece in about a week using time in the…

Three and a Half Years Later

This will be my first non-photography related post in a number of years. In the spring of 2014, a portion our basement flooded. It was fully carpeted with built-in bookcases, cabinets and benches. Water started pouring in through a crack in the wall and I couldn’t leave it for more than a couple hours without…

Say What…? #29

Patrick: “Daddy, I’m going to tell you a story.” Me: “Sounds good. Let’s hear it”. Patrick: “There once was a train crossing the road outside my school and it crashed into some cars…” Me: “Interesting… please continue”. Patrick: “People were flying everywhere and bonking their heads on the ground and there was a lot of fire”.…

Say What…? #25

Me: “Patrick, what’s the difference between boys and girls?” Patrick: “The Christmas tree.” – Patrick (2012) Exactly. Wait!!! What??? It’s fun to ask questions where you’re guaranteed a funny answer.

Say What…? #24

Patrick: “Daddy, I will do that tomorning.” – Patrick (2012) Now, ‘tomorning’ is not a word, but I think it should be as it’s an efficient way of saying tomorrow morning. Brilliant!

Say What…? #23

Patrick: “Daddy, when I grow up I want to drive a doughnut car.” Me: “That’s my dream too.” – Patrick (2012) That’s not a doughnut delivery car, but a doughnut shaped car. Just so we’re clear.