Monthly Archives: October 2010

Salmon Bay Park

We are fortunate to live so close to a great park, that includes Will’s favorite – a sandbox. He can move sand for hours. We try to visit several times a week, rain or shine. Besides the activities of the … Continue reading

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Uncle Rico

We often refer to Will, not by his actual name but by one of many nicknames. Truthfully, he has way too many: Half pint Short stuff Double stuff Double trouble Willis Wills Junior Junior Mint Tea cakes But my personal … Continue reading

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Weekend round up

It is Sunday night and KW is cooking up a storm of spicy chicken red curry as Hank is collapsed on the floor eying anything that may fall on the floor. Will sits holding several books in his blue chair … Continue reading

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5 days to go

One friend ran the Nike Women’s San Francisco Marathon last weekend and two others ran the Victoria Marathon the previous weekend. I am secretly jealous of them, their Fall races are behind them. Shouldn’t I be all giddy with excitement, … Continue reading

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Day @ Discovery Park

Today we met up with three other SAHDs at Discovery Park. I found them in a Google Group. My first attempt to build SAHD “community”. Phil (daughter Nash),Josh(Keiden), Brian (Carter) and we two have hung out about four times. Once … Continue reading

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SAHD lessons, so far…

It has only been 2, no 3 weeks since I became a full time, stay-at-home-dad. A few lessons learned: 1. Be patient 2. Toddlers will throw food 3. A 23 months old may try to avoid it but in the … Continue reading

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Everyday is Tuesday

No more need for an alarm clock, (If Will is up I am up)no more 10am team meetings and lunches always for “2”, all my week

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Out with old, in with new

A nice pic of my old and new jogging partners. Hank is 9, sadly with arthritis so his hiking and jogging days are behind him. It’s tough to walk out the door without him Will and The Bob have picked … Continue reading

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Will vs “The Bob”

We bought a jogging stroller (a Bob Revolution) so I could run with Will during the day. They are over priced but gotta admit I really like it. Super light, easy to fold up and has better shocks then my … Continue reading

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Background part 2

The running bit. I’m a runner, a marathon runner. Although I’m not a novice, I admit I have plenty to learn to improve my running. Have raced a few 10ks and half a dozen half marathons but I’ve been bit … Continue reading

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