Griffin’s First Tooth

Griffin’s got a tooth coming in, by the way. Tristen thought she saw it over the weekend, but decided it wasn’t an actual tooth, but we could feel it the next day. You still can’t see it very well, but it’s a-comin’. Signed up for Disney+ a couple days ago. Woke up early yesterday morning, got to work, then remembered it was Disney+ launch day, so I installed it on our devices and watched a few minutes of The Mandalorian, but figured I should wait to watch it with Tristen. Has some good looking originals, but it’s mostly just fed the twins’ addiction to Stitch so far. They love Lilo & Stitch, by the way. Tristen put it on for them …

“People like you are the very reason I am a Republican.”

I have this really bad tendency to do something on Facebook, and that is to get into political discussions. There are a few Facebook friends, mostly people I knew in high school, that this happens with with, but it can also happen with strangers in the comments section of articles. I also tend to get long-winded. I write veritible books now and then, which sometimes get responses, usually get a few likes from like-minded people, but often go ignored. To that end, I’ve decided I should preserve my efforts, which I’ll do here. Our first such entry is on this thread and in response to the following: People like you are the very reason I am a Republican. You can’t …

Last Dance of the Year

Busy as I’ve been today, I took an extended break to go to Milly’s dance class today.  It was the last one of the year and Miss Michelle let the parents sit inside the dance room to watch all their little girls perform some of the dances they’ve been learning.  Milly seemed very excited that I was going and couldn’t wait to get me into the studio. I love watching Milly dance.  She doesn’t pay the best attention and she’d always a little behind, and there are a lot of moves she can’t quite do or hasn’t figured out yet, but it’s cute and I can tell she’s trying.  She is, for the record, the smallest and youngest girl in …