Catching Up with Jason

Being Friday, today was Amanda’s full day with Milly, which means that I got to focus solely on working for most of the day.  I took a bit of a break to go get my paycheck.  I spent a good portion of the time while I was out catching up with my good friend Jason, who I don’t talk to nearly as much now that I have more work to do plus a baby.  I miss talking to him and really should make more time.  I also picked up smoothies while I was out. Before picking up the smoothies I stopped by Fanbot Comics, which is right by the Smoothie King we go to.  Inside, the owner of the shop …

Jackson’s First Comic Book (and Bookmark)

We slept okay last night.  There have been better nights and there have been worse. Amanda was craving some meat for a late lunch today.  I was going to go by Cookout finally (there are always hugely long lines and it’s in an inconvenient place, but I’ve been wanting to go there), but before I left she decided she wanted some KFC so I went there instead.  We both got popcorn chicken, but Amanda got it with BBQ sauce on it.  Yummy stuff, either way. On the way out of the driveway I thought of myself as a hunter-gatherer of old, going out to find meat to provide for my family back home in the cave. My family was still …

Early Birthday Cake

I got a call from Anna Frazelle today.  She wanted to know if I’d be home around 2:00 because she had something to bring by, which ended up being an early birthday cake for me!  She said she didn’t think Amanda and I would have time to eat it before I left for Costa Rica if she brought it on Wednesday.  Anna’s chocolate chocolate cake is literally the best chocolate cake there is in the world, and it was still warm when it got to the house, so of course I had to get a scoop of ice cream and eat a piece right after she left. Backing up, I got up early today and went to Barry Frazelle’s office …