Category Archives: Pix

One Year

Today marks one year since I’ve seen my father alive.  It was at our annual family Thanksgiving celebration, which I’ve been told by my uncle has been happening continuously since the 1950’s. Here’s the last photo I took of my … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Pix, The Amelia Files, The Taylor Chronicles | Tagged | Leave a comment

The Brightest Burn Out the Quickest

My father was the person who never gave up on me in life.  Due to his own personal issues, I faced a lot of pain and mental anguish but he was always there and never questioning.  When I became an … Continue reading

Posted in Deep Thoughts, Family, Life, Pix | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

A Dream Come True

Ever since I was a kid I have had a huge fascination with motorcycles.  Some of it was the fact that I never had one.  My best friend had one for a while, and I rode it like it was … Continue reading

Posted in Motorcycle, Pix | Leave a comment

Preparing for the Big One

Through the years I’ve wrote a lot about my on-going home renovation projects.  I’ve done so many that I’m now down to doing large projects instead of small “easy” ones.  Our bathrooms have been easily the most neglected spaces of … Continue reading

Posted in Home Improvement?, Pix, Rachel | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Everything Old is New Again

It’s been way too long since my last post.  It seems as if I forget about my little corner of the world here and forget to drop in and reflect on my life, which is the main reason for this … Continue reading

Posted in Career Hunt, Deep Thoughts, Family, Friends, Home Improvement?, Pix, Rachel, ROX | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Flying Through Time

I wanted to do something big for my 30th birthday.  The original plan was skydiving, but I weigh too much.  My fabulous wife found something almost as good, a guy in Madison Indiana flys people in his open cockpit bi-plane.  … Continue reading

Posted in B-Town, Embed Media, Life, Links, Pix | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Tale of Two Cities

We had planned a getaway for Memorial day that was a little quirky and not like us.  Little did we know that a tornado would get in the way.  Due to said tornado, I had closed myself emotionally.  While you … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Links, Pix, Rachel, The Amelia Files, The Taylor Chronicles, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Little Girl Isn’t Dead

This is a continuation of my last post, The Little Girl is Dead. While on our short vacation, my mind refused me the opportunity to forget about what was going on at home.  Instead it kept thinking about that phrase … Continue reading

Posted in B-Town, Deep Thoughts, Holidaze, Life, Links, Neighbors, Pix, Rachel, The Amelia Files, The Taylor Chronicles, Travel, Weather & Seasons | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Little Girl is Dead

Those are the words my mind tricked me into believing were true.  I heard a fireman say something that sounded like that on the night of May 25th, the night a EF1 tornado touched down very close to my home. … Continue reading

Posted in B-Town, Embed Media, Life, Links, Neighbors, Pix, Rachel, The Amelia Files, Weather & Seasons | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Catching Up

It has been too long since my last posting.  I’m going to sum up what’s happened since my last post, and then write individual posts for the more important things later on. A EF1 tornado hit my area.  It started … Continue reading

Posted in Animal Love, B-Town, Education, Neighbors, Pix, Weather & Seasons | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Out of Shape

Since I’ve gotten married my weight has risen to a plateau of 275 pounds.  It’s amazing how you don’t notice these things until they creep up on you. Lately my back has been hurting when I do anything but sit.  … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Health, Links, Pix | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Goodbye Yahoo!, Hello Google

I’ve been subscribing to Yahoo! Mail Plus since 2006, and while I enjoy it, I don’t enjoy the fact that I have to pay $19.95 a year to POP my mail to my various e-mail clients.  I knew I needed … Continue reading

Posted in Computer Frustrations, Links, Pix | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hacking Apple’s Time Machine

On my quest to learn everything I can about the “locked down” world I like to call OSX, I tried to setup Time Machine.  For those of you that don’t know, that’s Apple’s built-in backup utility. My situation is somewhat … Continue reading

Posted in Computer Frustrations, Links, Pix | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

First Impressions

I finally stepped into the world of Apple.  While I thought it would be a new and exciting experience, I must say I’m somewhat disappointed. I purchased a Black MacBook off eBay that came with many accessories.  The auction included … Continue reading

Posted in Computer Frustrations, Pix, Rachel, The Ed Biz | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Little Sis is All Grown Up

Late Thursday night we received an anticipated visitor, my little sister.  She’s been living in Phoenix, AZ for a few years now.  Besides the occasional call, I don’t hear from her much. She came into town with a friend for … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Pix | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Goodbye Friends

Saturday I sold my mower and trailer.  I had listed them on craigslist.  They went to a really nice guy from the Cincinnati Ohio area.  I still can’t believe he drove that far to purchase such old equipment. My mower … Continue reading

Posted in Deep Thoughts, Life, Links, Pix, Rachel, The Mowing Biz | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Solving Error 46 For Good

Ever since I started working with Editor B on the ROX 2 DVD project, I have been using Apple’s QuickTime almost exclusively.  When my daughter and I got an iPod,  I started using iTunes. Since I am a Windows user, … Continue reading

Posted in Computer Frustrations, Links, Pix | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Goodbye Gil

We happened upon Gillham (Gil for short) while at the Fun Frolic in 2007.  We decided to play the “win a bunny” game, only because it said you could win an alternate prize. Over the almost 3 years we’ve had … Continue reading

Posted in Animal Love, Links, Pix, Rachel | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

This That and the Other

I haven’t had a chance to post anything for a while as my life has became quite full lately. This week is spring break at Ivy Tech and IU.  It’s been a nice break from the organized chaos that has … Continue reading

Posted in B-Town, Computer Frustrations, Education, Family, Home Improvement?, Links, Pix, ROX, The Amelia Files, Weather & Seasons | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Educating My Business

While I’m currently taking classes to earn an Associates of Applied Science in Programming at Ivy Tech Community College, I try to use my business as a resource from time to time. This semester, I get to use it for … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Links, Pix, The Vid Biz | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment