Game of Thrones Drinking Game

SPOILER WARNING: This post contains a list of people in the first episode of Game of Thrones who end up killed, maimed, or emotionally scarred. In case you’re reading this and you somehow haven’t watched the show yet, you’ve been warned. •     •    •    •    •    •    •    •    •    •    •    •    •    •    •    •    •    •    •    •    • As most of the world knows, the seventh season of Game of Thrones premieres on HBO tonight. Because I am about to pee myself with anticipation, I decided to watch the first episode of the series yesterday. I’ve …

Music, Mom and Dad

We’ve had a lot of music the last few days, as well as a lot of Mom and Dad. Tristen was an early adopter of Nathaniel Rateliff to the point that sometimes when I hear his music I think of Tristen listening to it while she’s making dinner and such.  She found out that he was going to be at a free show in Raleigh a while back, so we decided we had to go. My brother-in-law, Josh, is also a fan, so we talked to him and my sister, Andra, about going.  They were all for it.  I mentioned it to Erin, who is with Andra and Josh now anyway, Adam, who I think was going to be out …

Addy’s Seventh Birthday Weekend

Most Milly weekends start out when I pick her up from school on a Friday afternoon.  This Milly weekend started out at about 7 AM when I picked her up from Amanda’s and took her to school.  I was a WatchDOG dad today, meaning I got to hang out at her school and help out around there. WatchDOGS I love doing WatchDOGS.  DOGS stands for Dads of Great Students.  It’s a volunteer program where a dad (or father figure) helps out around school for a day.  This was my fourth time or so and I signed up to do it once every month this school year.  Milly really likes it too, which of course makes me feel good. First we …