Friday, February 10, 2012

Chugging Along

It's February - my perennial complaining season!  And I've actually been a little too busy to complain, which is a great thing.  I could complain about my sinus infection - my third one in four months - but I believe that's par for the course for daddydom.

At my day job, though, I learned how to install parabolic boulder and cobble weirs for wetland restoration.  All the single ladies love grade control structures!


And due to the ridiculously mild weather, I got to see some plants that are normally covered up by snow and ice this time of year.   You probably love club mosses as much as I do.  Right?

Hank is coming up on two and a half years old, and while he is a happy little dude, two years old is still pretty intense.  He has a lot to say, he has a lot of questions, and he generally just needs a big ol' support team everywhere he goes.  He is kind of a disaster.

I have also started up teaching again, and I have a nice small class for a change.  It's a little tough teaching college-level Environmental Science to kids who maybe haven't had a biology class since 9th grade, but we try to have a good time with it.

I also just got offered a neat trial membership at a local gym, so I'm kind of inclined to see how that goes.  For the first time, I'd be tying my gym time to where work is, instead of where home is.  Hey, it's worth a shot.




And somehow in the middle of all of that, I actually found myself a new fishing spot.   Not sure how productive it'll be, but I hope that once I get 1/4 mile or so into the woods, the fishing pressure will mostly disappear (that's how it usually works around here).   Hope you all are getting outside.  It's February.  


1 comment:

Sanders said...

Well...sounds like you have more than enough to keep you busy these days. hope the new fishing spot pans out...always nice to have another option.