Monthly Archives: April 2012

I’m a Blogger

I’ve fought against this reality for a while now. Surely, I’m not a “blogger.” There’s no way I could be one of those guys. I’m not saying that there’s anything wrong with being a blogger, but they’re…you know…they’re bloggers! A year ago, I didn’t even know what a blog was. I was just cruising along …

Hockey

It might be hard to believe since I grew up in North Dakota, but I was never much of a hockey fan growing up. I didn’t really understand it, and it didn’t seem that entertaining. Honestly, if I wanted to watch full-grown men with mullets beating the crap out of each other, I could have …

americasnavy: SEALs and divers from SEAL Delivery Vehicle Team (SDVT 1) swim back to the guided-missile submarine USS Michigan (SSGN-727) during an exercise for certification on SEAL delivery vehicle operations in the southern Pacific Ocean. Are you seriously going to tell me that this isn’t one of the coolest pictures ever?

Tea Ceremony

Yesterday, we took the family to the San Diego Botanical Gardens for the day. Since we’re members, we had been there before, but this visit was something special. They were having a celebration of Asian arts, and the highlight of the day was a chance to watch a Japanese Tea Ceremony. It started off with …