Monticello Railroad Days – 2014

I am sucker for trains. My Grandpa Etter raised me on HO gauge set that took up more than a living room. I get a little excited when I see the BSNF coal train on Rt 104 headed to the power plant. I know what a 2-6-0 wheel arrangement looks like. Needless to say, I was…

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Weekend updates

Helped my brother move. He recently acquired a new “old” vehicle. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Chris Scheufele (@gotshoo) View this post on Instagram A post shared by Chris Scheufele (@gotshoo) A beautiful 1989 Lincoln Continental. It’s in premo condition if you overlook the late 80’s wood trim and old lady…

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Robot shoes

Pre-breakfast tacos from the food truck at the farmers’ market. They were hangry. You don’t know how fast they grow up until you see it past by. We stopped at Scheels tonight to get new shoes. Grayon’s had robots. They did not have the robots in my size. Leaving we stopped at the statue of…

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Batch Updates

Having a blog sounds like a great idea. Many times I have thought, “Man this is great thing. I should really sit down and write about this. Because no one has totally written about this.” Then I sit down and nothing comes out. I end up on a endless round-robin of reddit, facebook, and twitter….

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Memorial Gardens

We’ve been super busy at the Shoo household the last couple of weeks. While out with the in-laws at Memorial Gardens we did an impromptu photo shoot.

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Little Squirt

I have a big back log of photos that I need to go through. These are a few from the Easter celebration we had with the in-laws. In his basket Grayson got a 99 cent spray bottle. He thought it was the best thing in the world. He spent the evening chasing us around the…

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What does the fox say?

Here in the Shoo household we’ve been fascinated by a certain internet video. We’ve danced in our PJs and hatee-hatee-hatee-hoed many nights! We even have the book! The fox is such a hit that Mrs. Shoo made Grayson his very own knitted fox. She just finished it tonight.

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Running where Abe walked

Last weekend Mrs Shoo ran the Lincoln Presidential Half Marathon. Grayson and I caught up with friends at the end of the race to cheer on Mrs. Shoo and her friend Sarah. “Mooooommm” The woman holding the sign is Sarah’s mother. She throws a mean surprise birthday and will run the last tenth of a…

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