And so it begins

And so it begins

After convention and my dad’s visit we spent a day cleaning and readying school supplies, and another, final day on the Greenway and at the river with friends. (not pictured because we were having too much fun to actually document anything.) And here they are,...
Routine matters

Routine matters

Summer always starts off so lovely. Relax, wear shorts and flip flops, eat gobs of fresh fruit. Send the kids to bed 1/2 hour later because it’s summer and we’re relaxed. But because we are victims of entropy or our own laziness or both, the bedtimes are...
Dispatch from STL

Dispatch from STL

I had a little down time this afternoon, so here’s the unofficial report from Convention 2013: Clockwise: Dr. Quill reading the resolution of fellowship between the LCMS and SELC, with Bishop Lytkin and Father Alexey in the chairs; the convention center;...
What I’ll miss

What I’ll miss

Destination: St. Louis, growing-up home from ages 7-14. My stuff is ready but my mind oscillates between excitment and wondering if I should write one of these, just in case. I’m glad to go, but when the time gets closer I think about my family and remind myself...
Mega-roadtrip

Mega-roadtrip

So I guess the only question is, how do I convince Derek that an 80-hour megatrip with three kids will be a fun experience?...