Gen Con Advice From A First Timer

This year was our first Gen Con, we got housing but only at a hotel by the airport. There is zero traffic so driving in was easy and parking if you got there around 9am was reasonable and available. I heard lots of complaints about the shuttle bus so if…

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Rant On Raising a Gifted Child

Note: This rant was originally posted to a mailing list about beer after a long thread of ill-informed and ignorant messages were exchanged on gifted children. I'm a dad, and I have a gifted child. Its not a competition, nor is it necessarily a good thing. My son routinely puts…

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Watson :'(

RIP Watson ?-2009 As some of you may or may not beaware of, one of our dogs Watson got very sick about 6 days ago and was not eating and we got very worried about him. The new Mahalo Answers community rallied around him when I posted a question on…

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Poor Aidan's Appendix

On Saturday at 7:45PM Aidan buckled over in pain which we dismissed as bad gas pains and just watched him carefully through the night. On Sunday we took him into emerg where he didn't react to any physical exam and blood, urine and xrays all showed up negative so…

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WALL-E

"Saving the world became secondary to the power of holding hands. There is an amazing amount of life and humanity throughout and a quality message to boot." -- Jeff Bayer Shannon, Aidan and I went to see this on Friday night, and loved it, I found the above…

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