Magic House

Needing an excuse to get out of the house and cash in a coupon for REI (sports/bike store), I took the family down to the St. Louis Magic House. I told Grayson before we left that we were going to the Magic House and they have fun things for little boys and girls to do….

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2013 – A Year In Review

2013 was a good year for the Shoo family. Sarah and I ran a half marathon. My first. Her 2nd. Note: This is from a 10k. When you’re tired and sweaty, you forget to take group photos. And then Sarah kept running. And running. And running. Still running. We had an epic vacation to Kauai,…

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Turning Two

Grayson is now two years old. It really does feel like a blur. This weekend we had a family get together for his birthday. Sarah and I were both busy keeping the party going so we didn’t have time to take any photos. Luckily my dad got some.

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Does Uncle Sean eat boogers?

We went down to Nashville, TN this weekend so Sarah and her mom could go to a knitting convention; a bunch of knit-heads. Sarah’s brother Sean lives down in Franklin, just south of Nashville. So it was an excellent time to stop and hang out with Grayson’s Uncle Sean. All week we have been asking…

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Mrs. Shoo’s Socks

Mrs. Shoo is pretty talented with the needles. If you ever receive a hand knit item from Mrs., hold on to that item with care and know that it has been on many car rides, seen a few trashy tv reruns, and been to Panera a couple of times for her weekly knit-a-long group. The…

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Grandma Ruth

This is Grayson’s Great Grandma Ruth. He’s not the best photo subject when you make him pose for a photo, but this is a great photo. Grayson is Ruth’s only great grandchild.  

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Two Brothers

My brother and his wife were in town this weekend. We haven’t seen David or Angela since their wedding in September. It was good to see my brother especially since he is a one sided communicator. Essentially meaning he stalks this blog and my Facebook, but never comments or calls. He even has a new…

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