We visited the SAC museum just outside Omaha. Some of us went on very spinny simulators, and there were other cool things to see. Our photos are here. Videos: Atmosphere re-entry trainer Roller-coaster simulator
Last week, Millard South had a fundraiser involving the Waffle Man. Waffles are good, so we went to partake. The waffle man had, I don’t know… 20 waffle makers (the professional flip-over kind) and even when the line was insanely long, he managed to get through the line really fast. There were about […]
When I picked Brit up from school, I asked her if she had an interesting day. She said, “Yes! We had a code red and it was for real.” In the car, we asked her for details. “We were out on the playground after lunch. The gym teacher started yelling for us to come in […]
You can wish him happy birthday here.
I think I have somewhat mastered the ability to make proper crumpets, thanks to Bo Friberg’s Fundamentals of Baking and Pastry book (sometimes referred to as the pastry bible) and tips from my very own Englishman about getting them cooked perfectly. Making good crumpets requires a bit of patience, but not as much patience as […]
already. I’m still having trouble letting go of summer, and realizing winter is here, let alone realizing it’s a new year. We spent part of NYE watching fireworks downtown (photos here), in the company of friends and munching down a few curried chicken dishes. It’s an interesting part of town. I imagined Omaha back in the early 1900′s, […]