Douglas Milewski (dacuteturtle) wrote,
Douglas Milewski

In-Law Weekend

My in-laws were over for the weekend. In general, a good visit. Wife is happy. The spare room worked well. I think that they liked being able to sleep upstairs. 

Having the in-laws in my office sleeping made retreat harder for me. I wound up cleaning up the basement some more, which  needed to happen anyway. I even took the old lawn mower and scrap wood to the dump.

I dug out some copies of Wizardry and had fun revisiting that old game.

I made eggless pancakes for breakfast on Saturday  morning. (We had no eggs.) The recipe turned out so-so. I think that I could tune it up a bit once I understand the recipe, but I have no incentive.

Hers Truly was very happy with her new bike until the neighbor's kid got a bike one size larger. We had debated sizes, and looked like we picked a little small. So the girl needs to put up with this bike for a year before we go larger. She also needs to get better at peddling. Next time, we really need to take her bike shopping so that we can compare her with her bike size. Memory just isn't good enough.

  • Moving to DreamWidth

    For those heading to DreamWidth, I've created an account. I'm dmilewski.

  • Prostitution as a Means of Family Planning

    Does prostitution constitute a method of family planning? If a man doesn't want more children, then instead of having sex with his wife, he has sex…

  • The Swordbearer (1982)

    The Swordbearer (1982) by Glen Cook is the dark fantasy version of a YA novel. If you know Glen's writing style, you'll recognize the disaster about…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded