Posts Categorized: Family

Dec
23

The Force Awakens…This Old Website

Written by Justin posted on Dec 23, 2015 in Family, Opinion, Rant

The day after seeing The Force Awakens, a co-worker asked me to rate it on a scale of 1-10. An impossible task I told him. How do you quantify restoring credibility in the greatest movie franchise of all time! Like so many, I grew up on steady diet of Star Wars. It defined my childhood…


Sep
21

How Life Can Turn

Written by Justin posted on Sep 21, 2015 in Family, Photos

Wrigley V. Grimm 2/16/2002 – 9/20/2015 When Wrigley first came into my life, and I hers, there was no statement of vows. No, 9 months of prep and planning. It was her and I. Forever connected from that day forward. I was ready for being responsible for another living soul. I wanted it. She was…


Aug
12

South Dakota Trip Diary – Day 6

Written by Justin posted on Aug 12, 2015 in Family, Photos, Summer, Vacation

For all intents and purposes, this was the last day of our trip. I’m not going to count the drive from Omaha to home as anything close to a vacation day. Departing day is always a sad one when it comes to vacations. This one had that feel, but we tried to perk it up…


Aug
7

South Dakota Trip Diary – Day 5

Written by Justin posted on Aug 7, 2015 in Family, Photos, Summer, Vacation

Day 5 we find ourselves back in the car. Today’s ride will take us southeast to Rapid City, SD. First destination for the day was Bear Country U.S.A. We had heard good things from locals and a transported friend recommendation. I have mixed feelings about this place. On one hand, it featured many animals I’d never thought…


Aug
5

South Dakota Trip Diary – Day 4

Written by Justin posted on Aug 5, 2015 in Family, Photos, Summer, Vacation

Today we wanted to head off the beaten path. Checkout a little bit more of what the Black Hills had to offer in the way of hiking paths. Gid zeroed in on the Devil’s Bathtub. A hiking trail with the payoff the end being a water fall and pool. This was not the kind of location we could…