Category Archives: Rachel

Amelia

Tuesday, October 13th 2009 at 8:30am.  An angel was sent to us via mommy’s tummy.  Her name:  Amelia Josephine! After Rachel’s last OB appointment, it was decided that she was rather large and it would be best for her to … Continue reading

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Half a Decade

Five years ago tomorrow, I became a husband.  While I didn’t really know what I was getting myself into back then, I actually appreciate it now.  Five years really doesn’t sound like much, but it’s an accomplishment in today’s world. Throughout … Continue reading

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A New and Improved Space

We officially finished the remodeling portion of our basement area over the weekend.  Rachel, Taylor and I applied the epoxy basement floor coating on Friday night.  It required 24 hours to fully cure, so by the time her family arrived … Continue reading

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I Can See the Finish Line

Much time and effort has been spent recently on finishing the basement.  My dad came over 2 days this week and helped me, and Rachel has helped me when possible. I finished installing the new paneling on Friday and we … Continue reading

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Catching Up

I’ve been too busy lately with all of my on-going projects to post any lately.  Since I’ve got some free time, let me update you about the ongoings happening in my life. It’s a Girl:  We found out last Wednesday that … Continue reading

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That’s One Big Apple

It was an amazing trip.  Rachel and I have both came to the conclusions that the stigmas regarding New York from the “old days” are still around, at least where we live.  We felt safe at all times, and only … Continue reading

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NYC

I am currently in NYC with my wife who has a conference with NAGAP. While she’s busy, I’m at play exploring Manhattan. I’m taking many pictures and will write a blog explaining my adventures.

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Meltdown

Last night Rachel and I had a computer meltdown. My main hard drive was not responding, so I rebooted to get a “disk read error.”  I removed the computer and cleaned it out, switched some power cables – which lead … Continue reading

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So Far

So far I have mostly completed the office area of the basement, it just needs new paneling, paint and the floor coating. I have begun on the other side of the basement, beginning with the removal of the hideous ceiling … Continue reading

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So It Begins…

We officially began remodeling our basement on Saturday.  Rachel and I removed the trim to all the paneling.  Sunday I got ancy and removed the paneling and installed a new light fixture.  What was waiting for us was shocking and … Continue reading

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Dad-da

I’ve got some mighty big news to share.  I’m going to be a father for the second time in my life. We found this out several weeks ago, but wanted to wait until the first appointment.  We didn’t want to … Continue reading

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Another Mish-Mosh

There have been many things going on lately.  With the holiday season and new years over, I’m reflecting on all the activities we’ve been pre-occupied with. Christmas, as always is a very complicated time for us.  We went to 3 … Continue reading

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Down and Out, For Now

Sunday as Rachel, Taylor and I were heading to my grandma’s for some delicious vegetable soup, my truck died.  I was able to get it re-started to get it turned around and on the way back to our home.  It … Continue reading

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Happy 200th! Not.

On a weird statistical note, this is my 200th post to this blog.  I really thought I had written more than that, but not. The troubling part is the reason why I’m writing this entry.  Rachel and I have been trying … Continue reading

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Squeeky Clean

This weekend Rachel and I cleaned our vehicles.  The weather was beautiful, and the vehicles were begging for it. As a teenager I detailed various automobiles professionally for Royal on the Eastside.  The highlight of my career was when I … Continue reading

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Deflated

Today the RCA Dome, better known to all as the Hoosier Dome was deflated. This was done to assist in demolition, as it has been replaced by Lucas Oil Stadium (In the background).  The space occupied by the RCA dome will … Continue reading

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I Couldn’t Write It Any Better

My wife, Rachel wrote a blog about our latest issue.  Hurricane Ike caused a wrath of terror from the Texas coast to the mid-west, including Indiana. Click here to read her blog.

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My Neurotic Tendencies

I have a problem, which showed itself in a bad way last night.  I can’t help tinkering with computers.  I need help. Rachel had a meeting with My Sisters Closet after work, so I was home by myself until about … Continue reading

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Fit For a Princess, Almost

Over the weekend Rachel and I painted Taylor’s room “Pink Gingham.”  We also installed a new 6 panel door to her room.  Her door was the only one in the house that would not latch. I wanted to do some other … Continue reading

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Almost a Decade

Almost a decade ago, I became a father, a father to a beautiful baby girl.  How can I raise a child when I’m just a kid myself? Many things change in almost a decade.  Your mother and I have since went … Continue reading

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