Birthday Bacchanalâ„¢ 2012

Emil and several of our #childfree friends have late-November through early-December birthdays: Kelly, Jeff, Emil, Judy, and Ryan. So, we made a huge weekend out of it for all of them. Friday, Jeff, Judy, Emil, and I went for Thai lunch in Cedar Park on our way to Flat Creek Estate winery. We had the […]

Cat Diets and Begging

Diet is a Four Letter Word For the last ~2 years, we’ve been working on getting @Purrrrrl‘s weight down. Boring How We Got Here Story While we used to free-feed them dry food, we switched to canned for a while. Her sensitive tummy, means days of mixing food and lots of accidents. Canned food was […]

Zoom-Zoom, Zoom-Zoom: You Can Say That, Again

After losing BB to the accident, we learned that we were one of those rare cases where a totaled car was in our favor. We bought BB with a ~$3000 trade in of my truck. Insurance paid off our loan and gave us $6,000+ to put toward a replacement. Emil’s car, Little Blue, is 11 […]

RIP BB 2009-2011

BB the silver 2010 Scion xD 2009-2011 In the fall of 2009, after we sold the house in Bryan, we had to trade in my truck before it left me/us stranded. We got a cute little “hippie”/Austin car that more than 2x the gas mileage Baby Truck did. We named her BB…inspired by our favorite […]