Video Sunday – Rubber Band Boats

Krysta went to one of the holiday program functions at the MCF and made rubber band powered boat. She brought it home and showed her engineering prowess.

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-09-28

A little window of opportunity to travel by boat to the North Pole and then walk over to the pole. RT @SciAm http://t.co/zUpqesgt # Teresa standing and pointing and saying, there's Africa India. I look up. It turns out that Africa India. is the name of the soft toy which is now dry. # . . . → Read More: Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-09-28

Other Things Thursdays – phallic art

The other day I was walking down Bonza View with Jason and Mary when we came across this work of art. It was very newly carved. Fresh wood chips covered the ground. I do not know the source. The artist has used an old tree stump to create it. I guess it . . . → Read More: Other Things Thursdays – phallic art

Observation Tuesdays – Dislike the Most

The other day Krysta asked what I disliked the most. We compared notes.

What I disliked the most about people was their propensity to go around killing each other. What Krysta dislikes the most about people is their propensity to smoke substances.

Photo Monday – Roof Ornaments

A photo of decorative, symbolic Roof Ornaments on the Imperial Palace in Seoul. You can purchase this image on Getty Images.

The Fortune Hut

Kirsten and I finally made it for dinner to the Fortune Hut. We had tried before, but it is not open on Saturdays so we could not get there with out the kids, and I am reluctant to take Krysta because she will not even try foods.

The first dish I . . . → Read More: The Fortune Hut

Video Sunday – Parent Rap

Parents rap about maintaining their household by videosonlytube

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-09-21

@harrip01 no. That would just make a mess. Kirsten has been trying to make echidna piñatas but they keep on exploding. in reply to harrip01 # Throwing your voice. # Dead wombat by the side of the road. I guess the diver did not heed the beware of yellow wombat what signs. # #masterful . . . → Read More: Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-09-21

Observation Tuesdays – iPhone and the kid’s descriptions

I do a few things on my iPhone that when the children describe them surprise the living daylights out of me.

Krysta said once when she wanted something demanded that I have to “put it in my phone”. I stood there dumbfounded. How could I do that? My phone is not a bag. . . . → Read More: Observation Tuesdays – iPhone and the kid’s descriptions

Photo Mondays – Temple Sign

A faded swastika on the end of a wooden Buddhist Temple building in Seoul Korea. You can purchase this image on Getty Images.