Edric goes on a playdate and gets his second 1st birthday party!

On Edric’s birthday weekend, we took him on a playdate to an indoor playground called Kid Mania and met up with some of Katie’s fellow mommy group friends, as well as Kaven and Dylan.  This was Edric’s first time going down a slide and getting turned loose in a playground; he loved it all.

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Thanksgiving/Christmas/1st birthday update

Today is Edric’s 1st birthday!  We got his birthday started a little early late last month with a trip to San Antonio, and it will culminate with a trip to Houston later this month.  December was a very busy month for Edric, as he took his very first steps on New Year’s Eve…and the rest of December was a LOT of standing around and crying because he couldn’t walk yet.

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Katie graduated!

Last weekend marked the end (at least for now) of Katie’s higher education, as she walked across the UNT stage and collected her Masters of Science in Behavior Analysis.  Her family came in to watch and celebrate, but unfortunately Edric came down with a high fever the night before and I had to stay at home with him.  UNT was nice enough to stream the ceremony online, so we DID get to watch her walk across the stage from the couch.  Technology is awesome!

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Life as a gamer dad

For all intents and purposes, there has never been a better, more exciting time to be a gamer.  PC games are amazingly diverse, indie games are finding their way to market with least amount of obstacles ever, and the sheer amount of GOOD games and content has been downright overwhelming in recent years.  Add to this the fact that we are just months away from a console refresh, an event that happens once every 6-7 years these days.  Games are cheaper than ever, and more accessible than ever.  It’s the situation every gamer has dreamt about since games were a thing.

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