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POD: Forcing another Game


Yesterday Jacob’s team faced an elimination game. After loosing the first playoff game, they needed to win to force a third and deciding game. I’m happy to say they won.

POD: A Winning Rim


Sure last week I shared a picture of a coffee cup, but I thought I should show every one out there that you can actually win. Of course it’s only a free coffee, but it’s better then nothing.

POD: Violet’s Creations


Today I went a little different for my picture of the day. Instead of a picture from Violet’s hockey practice I thought I’d share a couple of her Minecraft creations. Can you guess who they are?

POD: Playoff Hockey


Sunday was the second game of Violet’s Dolphins playoffs. It was a tough game, they lost 5-3, They are now 1-1 with three games left to play. So they still have a good chance at making the finals.

POD: Hot Chocolate with Violet


Today after Violet’s 2 hour game of Scrimmage at hockey I thought she deserved a reward. So off to Tim Hortons we went for a Hot Chocolate and moffin. It amused me how happy she was when she realized that her hot chocolate had

Returning to the Blog

For over 5 years I took the time every day to share something on my blog. For most of that time it was my picture of the day, but sadly back in November that streak came to an end. I wish I could say what happened, why a month that I was hoping to inspire me to get back to writing regularly on my blog could be when I stopped posting at all. I can’t, it started with me taking longer and longer to post my picture of the day, till one day I didn’t then another and another.  Next thing I knew it was December and I hadn’t shared a picture of the day since November 6th. I took them, but they are just sitting in my photo library waiting to be shared.

I tried to jumpstart my blogging in December, but it failed.

So I set my sights on the new year. I hopped that I could start 2016 with a renewed commitment to the blog. The first came and went with no new posts.
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POD: New Coding Fuel


Tonight I tried a new kind of energy drink to fuel my late night coding. Not sure if it will replace Monster as my energy drink of choice. I guess time will tell.

POD: Another Costume Idea


Today we have a picture of the kids trying on a different costume idea. Although cute,  I think they would be a little awkward while Trick or Treating.

POD: Late night Selfie with Diva


After a long day of skating and other fun activities, Violet spent the afternoon and early evening napping. So when it was time for bed she was wide awake. We spent some playing Minecraft together and she caught this selfie with her tablets camera.

POD: American Girl Brithday


Today we took our niece to the American Girl Story to celebrate her birthday.