Category Archives: Personal

Bag of Randomness for Wednesday, December 18, 2019

In 1989’s National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, Clark Griswold puts down a $7,500 deposit on a swimming pool. Using the Bureau of Labor Statistics inflation calculator, I estimate that amount to be $15,929.48 in today’s dollars. What does your car know … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Tuesday, December 17, 2019

We ate at Panda Express recently, I got a kick out of the fortune in my fortune cookie. DaughterGeeding is a happy little camper, she had her braces removed yesterday. Our orthodontist gives patients a treat bag of items they … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Friday, December 13, 2019

A new Nothing Bundt Cakes opened in the neighborhood and I thought I’d be a good husband and buy a small snickerdoodle cake and drop it off at her school. My mom used to do that sort of stuff for … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Wednesday, December 11, 2019

While watching Wheel of Fortune, nine-year-old DaughterGeeding walks in with a bewilder face and asks, “Where’s Pat?” We explained he missed the show because of surgery and Vanna is filling in. She retorted with, “And why didn’t you tell me about … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Tuesday, December 10, 2019

I love WFAA’s Jesse Hawila’s brutal and honest approach. For some reason, the basement of the Alamo was left off this list – The 25 Rooms That Influence the Way We Design To my good friend who recently moved and … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Monday, December 9, 2019

During yesterday’s sermon, I noticed DaughterGeeding was drawing poinsettias and thought nothing of it. After the sermon, she handed me the drawing and said she wanted to place it on my parent’s grave, which we were planning to visit after … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Friday, December 6, 2019

LiberallyLean has a bit in which he’ll point out what he believes are hidden paid advertisements. Sometimes I think his net is cast a bit wide, such as when Blue Bell announces a new flavor and the local press picks … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Thursday, December 5, 2019

Yesterday, DaughterGeeding was getting her braces worked on and I couldn’t help but notice the snowflake above her and the assistant’s head and wonder how’d they react if the adhesive hook suddenly gave way. I noticed every patient being worked … Continue reading

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