Archive for January, 2013

X Games 2013 Recap

Monday, January 28th, 2013

So I shouldn’t quit my day job and become a bookie, my prediction was wrong.  Though Shaun was trying his damndest and landing triple-corks at slope-style practice, he was not able to transform that into a win in the finals.  In fact, he came in 5th and fell pretty embarrassingly twice.  (Though for what it’s […]

X Games Pep Rally 2013

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

I don’t know what my feelings are doing with this picture, I really don’t. Anyway, it’s that time of year again that no one cares about but me: Winter X Games!  But I care enough for all three of you readers. X Games is extra important this year, because we’re leading up to Winter Olympics […]

Not Forgotten

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

  Five years today, and I still miss that face.  Love you, Heath.  Hope it’s nice where you are.

Year One

Friday, January 18th, 2013

It’s been one full year since we adopted “Archie”, still sneezing and coughing from a URI, from Animal Friends. In many ways, it’s been a hard year and having Barrett hasn’t always been easy.  (That URI took months to finally clear up all the way, for one thing!) But if I had a dollar for […]

B is for Birthday

Sunday, January 6th, 2013

Today is Barrett Benedict’s Birthday!  Or so we have decreed. Naturally, since B came from a shelter, we have no idea of his birth date or even his real age.  All we have to go on is that the folks who surrendered him (at the end of Oct.2011) said they’d had him for 11 months.  […]