Pizza Box Stained Glass

My five-year-old son loves to play games , but there's another reason he looks forward to attending the same game convention every year: the individual pizzas in the convention center food court!  I think they're not that great, but I'm willing to let him eat one each year.  Like many fast-food pizzas, it's served in … Continue reading Pizza Box Stained Glass


My kid can play IceTowers!!!

My five-year-old son has learned several new things this month.  He learned how to ride a bike in an impressively short time, and he learned on the same little bike I rode as a kid, so that was a proud and sentimental milestone.  He taught himself to make pizza box stained glass.  But last weekend, … Continue reading My kid can play IceTowers!!!

“Ka” Walkthrough

Back in February, Daniel placed sixth in an interactive fiction game writing contest.  His game, "Ka", has now been archived on the site, and the page includes a walkthrough, a series of hints that will help you get through the game.  Each hint is hidden under a "spoiler alert" until you click it. This walkthrough … Continue reading “Ka” Walkthrough


Why We Love Community-Supported Agriculture

UPDATE: It's 2015, and we're beginning our fifteenth summer with the Kretschmann Farm!  We got a crate full of spinach, three kinds of lettuce, radishes, rhubarb, parsley, and multi-grain bread on Wednesday, and we're bringing a big salad with Spicy Peanut Dressing to a cookout tonight!  I cleaned up and updated this post for Real … Continue reading Why We Love Community-Supported Agriculture


Tuesday Potlucks

On the first and third Tuesdays of the month, our church offers a short service followed by potluck dinner.  Attendance usually is small, between 5 and 20 people.  In order to get there on time, I have to rush from work to pick up my five-year-old son Nicholas from his preschool and trust that the … Continue reading Tuesday Potlucks