So today is Capn Mandas birthday, and I pretty much fell off any birthday wagon there was to be had. Mailed her package late, all but forgot to tell her happy birthday, and didn’t even eat any cake.  Sigh. Ontop of all that?  I didn’t even come up with a nifty blog post congratulating her …

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Ive been home two weeks. Coming home is always the hardest.  By the time you get done with all your flights, connections, and sitting still for 20hours, you are ready to get home.  But at the same time – you are just wishing the plane would keep flying and return back to where you left, …

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The other night Amanda sent across an overly excited smiley face followed with some fast typing indicating she was excited about something…for the past, probably close to ten years, we have chatted online, her and I.  Sure, for many of those ten years we talked in person too…but there was always something about sitting across …

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