Abby’s two

I still can’t believe it’s already here. The girl had a perfect day. We spent plenty of time w/ Grammie and Papa… and she got some fun presents that she just loves. She even got serenaded on the phone by some of her friends. I think she really felt special. Abby’s Second Birthday from Daniel […]

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bish vs. WU… fight!

I just managed to win my three day fight with Windows Update. What an ordeal to get updates to install! I figured I’d post my experience here so that anyone that happens to have a similar problem might find the solution or at least a direction they should start looking should they happen to find […]

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Dead ants, Dead ants, Dead ants!

A letter of thanks.Dear Terro,Your liquid poison-based traps worked ridiculously fast. My wife and I are amazed at how well they work. We’ve been fighting an ant infestation behind our oven for almost a week. Thank you, thank you, thank you for creating a non-messy, effective way to eliminate the intruders in our kitchen!The Bishops

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Creative?

So, it’s getting more and more obvious to me that I long to be creative. More often, I’m finding myself daydreaming about a new career path… one that doesn’t involve job responsibilities that can basically be described as putting out people’s fires. I’d love to be in a job where I could produce something – […]

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Joey’s first prayer

My two year old son said his first prayer on Friday night. You can only imagine the well of tears in our eyes… It went down like this: We’d just left Villa (an awesome, family-owned Mexican restaurant on Tucson’s NW side). Martha and I had our usual – red chili beef quesadilla and a carne […]

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That which he hears

I recently learned something very important about retention in my son’s life at this point: It happens. I think Martha had gone out to do some shopping or was in the shower… I don’t remember exactly. Joey, Abby, and I were entertaining ourselves in the living room. On my way into the kitchen to do […]

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