Monthly Archives: March 2014

Playing at the Park

We took Rowen to the park to play on the slides with Grandma and Grandad.      After Grandad took her down the big slide, Grandma and Grandad together helped her down the wider slide.     

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Asus TouchPad Problems – Fixed

I’ve been experiencing some issues recently with the TouchPad on my ASUS mini-book. Shortly after logging in, the touchpad would cease to function. Key presses were still recognized, and the touch-screen still allowed interaction, but the touchpad itself was completely … Continue reading

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Snow, Horses, and Farewell: BBR Day Three

This morning we woke to a blanket of snow and freshly falling flakes. I slept in and did nothing. It was everything I thought it could be. Meaghan and Dad went horse riding. Fortunately, they were the only sign-ups and … Continue reading

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Swimming, Swinging, and Fine Dining: BBR Day Two

In the morning we set out for the swimming pool. Not a fifteen minute walk from our cabin is a great sports center, with bike rentals, a sports shop (for those things we’d forgotten), and a grand indoor pool. We … Continue reading

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Black Butte Ranch

We arrived at Black Butte Ranch yesterday afternoon after a super-easy drive accompanied by great views. A short drive to Salem, quick stop for lunch, and then a couple of hours on a winding road through the forest. Rowen did … Continue reading

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Thief – Nitpicks

Having now played for around ten hours, I’ve come across a few nitpicks that I’d like to share. A few of these contain minor spoilers so please read with caution. None are big enough to spoil the game at all … Continue reading

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Thief – First Impressions

Of all the games I’ve played over the years, few I hold in the same honor as the original Thief. When I heard that a new version was in the works, I was filled with equal amounts of excitement and … Continue reading

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