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Highs and Lows of Sailing a Pocket Cruiser with my Family

July 16, 2013


This is the second part of the story.  Start with the first part to get the whole story. Last month I accepted a job offer in the San Francisco Bay area and it forced us to make a number of big decisions.  One of the most difficult ones was whether we should keep the boat […]

Highs and Lows of Sailing a Pocket Cruiser with my Family

July 9, 2013


You know that feeling when you are searching on Craigslist or Ebay and you are tempted to buy something really expensive and indulgent just because it looks like a lot of fun?  Well, we did that a year ago when we impulsively bought a sailboat. I was bored one night and I hopped on Craigslist […]

Grocery Shopping with a Toddler: A Great Opportunity to Teach

October 1, 2012


Almost every Sunday Lily and I head down to Trader Joe’s to get our weekly groceries.  Lily likes to do as much as she can to help me when we are in the store.  She likes to: push the cart through the aisles select her favorite fruits and vegetables and place them in the cart […]

Where Did All the Time Go?

August 22, 2012


With the addition of Link to our family I am facing new demands on my time and I am struggling to keep up with the commitments I made. This shouldn’t be a surprise.  Over the last 6 months I have squeezed every moment of productivity out of my life.  I have scheduled and optimized my […]

Choose Your Own Adventure… I Mean Blog Post

August 8, 2012


There has been a lot going on around here lately and I have experienced some serious highs and lows.  I have so many thoughts and stories and lessons I want to share that I don’t even know where to start.  That is why I am turning to you, my Most Loyal Readers.   Please vote […]

My Baby’s Momma is a Badass

August 1, 2012


On Sunday July 22nd at 7:41 PM Lincoln Robert Jenkins was born. The addition of Link to our family has been an amazing experience but I won’t bore you with a post about our healthy baby boy and how much he has changed our lives. Instead I would like to share a story inspired by […]