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President’s Weekend

Monday, February 21st, 2005

Another long weekend in Tahoe. This time the girls had the week before President’s Day weekend off, so we went up on Wednesday night. Elizabeth skied on Friday morning until she took out a snowboarder and knocked herself unconscious. She got a new helmet. Then Katy and I skied that afternoon […]

More Artwork

Monday, February 21st, 2005

More artwork from Margaret. This week Sam’s interpretation was a little more abstract. The birds looked a lot like Steve and Blue and their house.

Margaret’s Birthday

Sunday, February 13th, 2005

Today was Margaret’s birthday. We had a good time. This morning we (Rusty and the kids) went geocaching. We went with Margaret’s friend Sophia and her dad. We visited the cache that we hid a couple of years ago. It was in good shape. We […]

Bike Riding

Thursday, February 10th, 2005

Today was a big day. We went bike riding this afternoon. Margaret and Sam at least. We ended up at the civic center riding around the fountain. We got a little video of Margaret. She is getting better and better. She still has a little trouble starting off, but […]

Margaret’s Music

Thursday, February 10th, 2005

At Van Meter today it was a very musical day. With concerts on the hour most of the day. The kindergarten classes went a little while after the violin episode. Margaret is the one in the second row behind the boy in the yellow shirt - who is worth watching. Notice […]

Margaret School Birthday

Thursday, February 10th, 2005

Today at Margaret’s school the celebrated her birthday which will be on Sunday. They did it today because they have school off next week and tomorrow they will celebrate Valentine’s day. She got to wear a crown today as the birthday girl. Here is some video of the kids saying what they […]

Violin, lin, lin …

Thursday, February 10th, 2005

Katy had her violin recital today. Just imagine 60 fourth graders all playing the violin at the same time and it will be like you were there. You can watch each of the songs being performed. Or you can close your eyes and think of a swarm of bees to get the same […]


Wednesday, February 9th, 2005

Sam and Margaret are taking art at Margevos art studio. They both love it. Sam is by far the youngest one there. For the first couple of months, I was staying with him, but now he and Margaret are doing it without me there. This is what they did the last […]


Wednesday, February 9th, 2005

Katy’s Girl Scout troop is learning about nutrition, so they went to the low carb store that one of the parents owns.

Story of, Unwired Planet

Tuesday, February 8th, 2005

This is reposted from an e-mail that Alain Rossman sent to the exphone yahoo mailing list. I wanted to archive it somewhere, so I chose here.

Dear X-Phones,

In September of 1994 Don Burtis sent me an Email telling me we should meet in San Francisco where he would be attending an AT&T conference. […]