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Tuesday, May 30, 2006

A "free" weekend!

My wife and I have a pretty busy social schedule. We usually have every weekend planed for about 2 months in advance. This last weekend was our first weekend home in about 5 weeks. This is how we relaxed:

  • Played Racquetball for 2 hours
  • Went to a 1st birthday party. He didn't really like the cake.
  • Dropped off winter bed spread for dry cleaning
  • Met up with friends at Free State for lunch
  • Met up with more friends at Sylas and Maddy's
  • The troop of us went off and played on South Park's play ground. A healthy ratio of 1 kid to 6 adults.
  • Our play time was interrupted by a car accident. A classic pontiac hit a brand new mustang which hit a light post. Everyone was OK.
    Classic Car: 1
    New Car: 0
  • Everyone returned to my house for some BBQ goodness -- Hamburgers, Fetch with the dog, and Video Games.


  • Trimmed and mowed the lawn
  • Cleaned the bathrooms
  • Emptied the living room of furniture, vacuumed, steam cleaned, and scotch guarded. It looks so much better. The high pulp orange juice stain is no more!
  • Prodded my mother-in-laws computer. (bad hard drive)
  • Did laundry
  • Boiled water. You laugh, but boiling 5 gallons of water for beer takes a while.
  • We then piled in the car and went to my sister-in-law's place. They had spent the day building a new deck. We grilled brats and hung out on the deck with tiki torches.


  • Rebuilt the living room since the carpet was dry. Tore down the guest/kids room, vacuumed, steam cleaned, and scotch guarded. Woot!
  • Cleaned the kitchen.
  • Cooked Beer. Mmmmmmm, have a nice Hefe sitting in the fermentor. Should be done by the 4th of July.
  • Dropped $100 on groceries.


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