• Cast iron skillet brussels sprouts, bacon, and onions

    Cast iron skillet brussels sprouts, bacon, and onions

    I hated brussels sprouts as a kid. What was missing was a heavy dose of bacon. These are a favorite of mine on the grill. They’re super easy to make and everyone gets their veggies.

  • Worms and guts

    Worms and guts

    We got about 4-5″ of rain the other day. The kid spent most of his time in the basement consuming mass amounts of YouTube and who-knows-what content. He came upstairs and was bouncing off the wall. Mrs Shoo sent him outside to play in the rain. The other neighborhood boys soon followed.

  • Grayson explains the Corona Virus

    Grayson explains the Corona Virus

  • Costa Rica: Part 3 – Sloths!

    Costa Rica: Part 3 – Sloths!

    If you know Sarah at all, you’ll know that she has a slight obsession with sloths. She calls them her spirit animal. Fact: Sloths have a nasty bite. We were just 30 minutes from a Sloth Sanctuary. Of course we had to go. The purpose of the sloth sanctuary is to rehabilitate injured or abandoned […]

  • Costa Rica: Part 2 – Grayson

    Although you may have to deal with “I am hungry”, “Are we there yet?”, “Can we go?” “When are we going to be there?”, travelling with a kid is kind of fun. Grayson has plugged into several YouTubers and he is adapted their style. Here are his Grayson2HD videos.

  • Costa Rica – Part 1: Cahuita

    We went to Costa Rica over a month and half ago and I am now just getting to go through pictures. Even though Facebook and Instagram make it even easier to post to the net, it’s nice to do this the long form and put some context around the pictures and videos. Instead of trying […]


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