Category Archives: Personal

Bag of Randomness for Thursday, January 18, 2018

My kids were gifted the book The Magic Misfits which is authored by Neil Patrick Harris. It was a delightful surprise to find the setting of the book is a town named Mineral Wells, described as a small sleepy hamlet. The … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Tuesday, January, 17, 2018

As my back has gotten worst so has my diet and exercise regimen. Last week I had a pre-surgical physical and the scale said I weighed 239-pounds. That’s the exact weight our current president is reported to weigh per his physician. … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Tuesday, January 16, 2018

I think a simple way for me to explain the feeling of grace to a child is for them to recall how they feel when they wake up for school and find out it’s unexpectedly canceled due to bad weather. … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for MLK Day 2018

If you are notified by legitimate sources you’re about to be hit with an ICBM, which probably carries a nuclear warhead, you’re going into a mode most people can’t comprehend. Some people may have even prepared to kill themselves. However, … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Friday, January 12, 2017

I get a lot of readers from other shithole blogs. Sonny Dykes is the new SMU head football coach. His father, Spike Dykes, is renowned in Lubbock for being the longtime Texas Tech head football coach. In retirement, Spike got … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Thursday, January 11, 2017

So far for 2018, I’m 5 of 8 when it comes to inserting a USB device correctly the first time. However, it seems like my keys are always in the pants pocket I’m not reaching into. I’m surprised at the … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Wednesday, January 10, 2018

DaughterGeeding is a voracious reader and started to ask about the meaning of a lot of words. To my surprise, she’s never used a dictionary, so we had some father-daughter time. I know she could just ask Siri or Alexa, … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Tuesday, January 9, 2017

I think it’s cool anytime a sitting president visits a championship event and is front and center for the national anthem. However, could you imagine President Trump doing this at the Super Bowl when players are on the field? For … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Monday, January 8, 2017

I plan on binge-watching ‘The Punisher’ when I recover from back surgery so I was a bit interested in this Jon Bernthal article. I learned the actor rescues pit bulls and if one were to ever attack another dog, the … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Thursday, January 4, 2017

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Bag of Randomness for Wednesday, January 3, 2017

The kids are having a couple of firsts this week, friends staying over for the night. DaughterGeeding’s friend will stay later this week but BoyGeeding’s friend was over last night. He was a polite and interesting kid, he liked to clean. … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Welcome back, folks. May we all have a better year than last, and let’s not forget our choice of attitude and mindset about how we respond to what happens. I often tell my kids, it’s not what happens to you, … Continue reading

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