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V-Day 2013

This morning Kay asked “Have you gotten me a Valentine’s Day card yet?” My plan was to get a card today for her while out at lunch. (I am such a romantic.) Even then I know better than to fib about something … Continue reading

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Under-ware!

This morning Eli decided that he was going to put on his pants before having put on underwear.  When I asked him were his underpants were he replied “on the bed, are you blind?” I have had a a stressful … Continue reading

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Sunset Cliffs Aikido Dojo – Day Six and Seven

Day Six – Wednesday Tim and I start the day by attending to the Shomen. We have almost a full day before evening classes. So we go shopping. We head out to a local mall and find Sensei Bernice a … Continue reading

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Sunset Cliffs Aikido Dojo – Day Four and Five

Day Four Moday brings the Childrens, Beginners, and Advanced classes. Children’s Class I was allowed to assist in the training of the children’s class. I spent more time learning than I did training in the class.  Sensei Bernice made a number of … Continue reading

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Sunset Cliffs Aikido Dojo – Day Three

Day 3: In which “first time” comes up a lot! Sunday.  I wake up a couple hours earlier than I wanted through a combination of forty-one year old sore being amplified by the previous days training and drinking.  I am NOT … Continue reading

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Sunset Cliffs Aikido Dojo – Day One and Two

My first two days in San Diego at the Sunset Cliffs Aikido Dojo ;tldr; rules apply. I am tweeting as much as possible using the hashtag #SDAIKIDOTRIP. Day 1: Travel The plan for Friday was to get up early, pick … Continue reading

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My turn to say 41!

OK, so it has actually been a full week+ since I turned 41.  Life is hectic now so I have been in a non-blog mode.  Here goes! I had a BLAST with dinner with friends at Liu Fu which is … Continue reading

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Epic Weekend is Epic!

Had a crazy weekend. Described in my favorite format. Squash tournament Friday/Saturday Learned how to referee a game (“Love”, not “zero”. “Hand out” not “choice”.) Lost the first game of the night.  I was not at my best. Won the … Continue reading

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“That is what I meant.”

I am pretty sure I have blogged on this in the past.  I spent a bit of time trying to get the following post to read the same as I felt on the subject of my pedantry.  Then at the … Continue reading

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Visiting Dad

Kay, Eli, and I visited the Jones family plot at Forest Hills Cemetery in Morganton, NC. Continue reading

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