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Yearly Archives: 2012

Military Day in Jamestown

Here’s some photos of the kids at “Military Through the Ages” event held in Jamestown, way back in March. It was a pretty cool event, with re-enactors playing the roles of everything from Roman Legionnaires to Medieval knights, Revolutionary War-era militiamen, IRA insurgents, German anti-tank

RIP Andy Griffith

It took me a while to get into Andy Griffith. By the time I was old enough to stay up for prime time viewing, The Andy Griffith Show had already morphed into the tepid¬†Ken Berry spin-off, Mayberry RFD. I never quite warmed to the “Perry

Pinewood Derby 2012

Pinewood Derby is always a highlight of the scouting year and this time Scott got in on the fun as a Tiger. Luckily we dodged the sibling rivalry as each of them took first place in their respective dens. I didn’t have much luck this

Blinding Me With Science

Sometimes it’s difficult being the only non-genius in the house, especially when you’re also the oldest. Recently Laura took the kids to the Science Museum, which they always enjoy immensely.¬† This time one of the museum staffers was giving a talk on astronomy and when