Writing

My Little NaNoWriMo

I’ve always wanted to participate in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) and one year I actually signed up for it. But I’ve never really done it.  I’m not really sure why. I keep a running list of story and book ideas, so it’s not the case that I have nothing Read more…

By Trey McIntyre, ago
Internet Stuff

Pre-Ordering iPhone X

Me: One iPhone icksten, pleez. Apple: NO. WE CANNOT FIND YOUR WIRELESS ACCOUNT. YOU ARE DEAD TO US UNLESS YOU WANT TO BUY EXTRA MOVES IN CANDY CRUSH. Me: Wow. Ok. It’s a corporate wireless account. That’s probably why. If you’ll just sell me the device, I can handle the Read more…

By Trey McIntyre, ago
Internet Stuff

Not a Paid Promotion

Husby and I have, for reasons that are beyond my ability to explain, purchased a bunch of new pictures and had them framed for our new place.  After looking at a lot of different sites, we’ve ended up using Frame It Easy. They aren’t superfancy, but the work is good. Read more…

By Trey McIntyre, ago
Our Journey

Counting Down!

I am still alive, I promise! I had a lot of travel this past week for business and was kept away from the internets more than usual. That’s why I’ve been so quiet. But a lot of things have happened.  First of all, husby and I took our baby class Read more…

By Trey McIntyre, ago
Our Journey

Babies 101

Husby and I just got back from our “Babies 101” class.  I found it generally helpful, but not as much in terms of providing us with specific information — although we did learn a lot of specific things — but more in terms of reassuring us that we can handle Read more…

By Trey McIntyre, ago
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