Monthly Archives: July 2007

swimming & soccer

Hunter has finished his level 1 swimming lessons, and is all registered for soccer in the fall. he is doing great with his swimming. he swims really well underwater, although he was never taught how to do that?? that’s the … Continue reading

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oil-free

(edited so as not to be such a rant) my car was taken to have the oil changed at xxxxx. i received a call after it was changed, stating that the car had started making lots of noise, lost power, … Continue reading

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widgy-widgy

i’ve been playing with widgets today. i got tired of re-entering all of the code when i changed themes and so on. so i tried to wigitize everything anyway, so i was trying to use real widgets, instead of using … Continue reading

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swirling kyle

amidst the torrential downpour yesterday… there were some very interesting clouds over downtown kyle. the nws reported a stationary cell in the area. while crossing 35, i got a good look at the wallcloud and noticed circulation in 3 distinct … Continue reading

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town lake = lady bird lake

Austin City Council members planned to rename Town Lake in honor of Lady Bird Johnson at their meeting Thursday at Austin City Hall… …“Lady Bird Johnson transformed Town Lake from a garbage-strewn eyesore into Austin’s scenic and recreational centerpiece,” said … Continue reading

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brother’s visit

my brother came to visit this week. we all had a great time. all the kids had fun playing, and we all had fun talking and playing games. they went to sea world, and got to see the night shows … Continue reading

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object tossed from space station

‘Refrigerator-Sized’ Object to be Tossed From Space Station: During the upcoming spacewalk, Anderson will jettison a 1,400-pound (635-kilograms) refrigerator-sized container of ammonia, or Early Ammonia Servicer (EAS), away from the station at a gentle pace of one mile per hour … Continue reading

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weather station

dotpaw’s weather station: oh how i want a weather station. it has been on my wish list for quite sometime. maybe i can get one in the near future… yeah, i’ll probably put it on my car anyway, ha

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butterflies

went to the Ruby N. Priddy Butterfly Conservatory at the River Bend Nature Center in Wichita Falls this weekend. It was a huge glass room filled with butterflies and scenes from north texas. lots of animals (not real) were hiding … Continue reading

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tree of life project

The Tree of Life Web Project (ToL) : if Darwin could have jacked-in to cyberspace

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