Now starts my three day weekend. It's been a long three or four weeks at work so I'm taking a day off tomorrow. Really don't have anything planned, maybe a little yard work then kick around with Jay. I considered mowing the lawn when I got home tonight, but was quickly preoccupied with cleaning up … Continue reading Long Weekend
Three posts in a day, odd I know... The brand new Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum is now open in Springfield, with the official dedication set for Tuesday. President Bush is scheduled to be in town for the event, which is pretty cool. Hopefully Air Force One won't get stuck in the mud like it … Continue reading Third Post??
Friday night we went out with Jay, a good friend from work, and his fiancee. Started out with a fantastic dinner at Alexander's Steakhouse, followed up with a viewing of Sin City. We all agreed the movie sucked, but we had a great time regardless. Next time we go out, we've decided to let the … Continue reading Night Out
Building on the work we did last weekend, Ana and I painted the garage today. We had to sand the second application of joint compound before painting, but that didn't take too long with the orbital sander we purchased last weekend. The garage is now Steeple Gray (scroll near the bottom)! The painting was accelerated … Continue reading Garage Phase II: Complete
Our weekend started out with a simple trip to Lowes on Saturday morning. We picked up a pair of lamps for our family room to match the new tables and then headed down the shelving aisle to see what we could get for the garage. I picked one shelving unit out, even had it in … Continue reading Lowes
The following is from a CNN article regarding the burial of the Pope: Vatican officials say it is likely Pope John Paul II will be buried in the grave once occupied by Pope John XXIII in the grotto beneath St. Peter's Basilica. Spokesman Joaquin Navarro-Valls says the pope will be buried there "unless he left … Continue reading Pope