Category Archives: Event

Afterword: Huzzah! We Made It Through all 40 Days!

I’m finding it both easy and surreal to resume my life as normal, now that we’re home. I have picked most things back up where I left off, and I have had no trouble readjusting to my manual transmission car. … Continue reading

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Day 22: Timmy! / It’s Just a Flesh Wound! / Brains…!

The toys. The T-shirts. The inside jokes. The geek! Today we were among the lucky few to get a tour of the ThinkGeek offices here in northern Virginia. The friendly and gracious Jamie Grove, friend of GeekDad, was nice enough … Continue reading

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Day 7: Sometimes, You Can Go Back

(This post is up quite late because by the time I was ready to write it on Sunday night, I was already nodding off. Yes, this happened again. I’m afraid this won’t be the last time, either. Darn all you … Continue reading

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Day 6: It’s Polka Time!

Today was action packed and fun filled. Despite that, it started off with a leisurely morning where I got some work done, the kids relaxed, and I did a couple of loads of laundry. The kids and I only brought … Continue reading

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Day 5: Cheese, Gromit!

A planned breakfast turned into brunch today; we went to a very tasty breakfast restaurant. I had pulled ham hashbrowns with a side of some of the best bacon ever, plus a big glass of fresh squeezed orange juice. Yum. … Continue reading

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