Category Archives: News

Precious Moments – Part Two

While we were in the St Louis area, about 7 pm, Laurel’s brother Eric called to let us know that their dad, Wayne Byrd, had been in a car accident, they suspected heart problems, he’d needed resuscitation, and was in … Continue reading

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Precious Moments – Part One

We took this past weekend intending to drive to St Louis for a wedding, then back to Kansas City for a doctor’s appointment for Katie.  Since we only had five kids going, we borrowed Dad’s minivan (wow! a small group.) … Continue reading

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Anniversary of the Midnight Ride of Paul Revere

and I noticed something odd about Bing’s description:

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Snowed In!

Well, it’s happened again. We were snowed in two days last week, and now we’ve got ‘blizzard’ conditions and are snowed in again. Today we probably could have made it to work, but I’m past the point of taking unnecessary … Continue reading

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More dead babies! Less taxpayer money! Yay!

In other little known news, Planned Parenthood killed 333,964 babies last year at the unbelievably low cost of $542,400,000.  What a bargain, eh?

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Moving Day – Part One

So, we started moving today, and are sleeping (or should be at nearly three in the morning) at the new house…  it’s been interesting so I’ll tell you a little about it. We had been praying for a place where … Continue reading

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Car repairs done!

A few months ago, our 1999 Ford Taurus started running rough.  Initially, I thought of spark plugs and engine tune-up.  We did a few things, got it running slightly better, but for the last couple months it has still wanted … Continue reading

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Wind Turbine update

Well, my grid tie inverter is dead.  I’m sending it back to the manufacturer, and they will hopefully send another one out quickly.  Once I have that, we’ll hopefully be able to get feedback into the grid from our turbine.  … Continue reading

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More Wind Turbine work done… and much progress.

Today, Dad, Davey, Barak, Josiah and I did some more work on the Wind Turbine setup… We had it up on a pole last weekend ago (thanks to James and Wendy for coming over to help) but didn’t see any … Continue reading

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Woohoo!

Well, I finally imported from an old blog…  and it worked!  Who knows, maybe I’ll like WordPress…  😉 In other news, Davey and Barak had their first basketball practice today.  Their team is the Sabres.  They’ll be practicing twice a … Continue reading

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