Pokemon Go

I will start off by saying that I was very late to start this game. It was released on July 6th, 2016 and it took me on August 18th, 2016. Based on the reactions I have seen online looking for tips, I am guess my first experience was slightly different compared to those who started at the initial launch. I… Read more →



The 2014 Heart of Dallas Bowl featured the Illinois Fighting Illini facing off against Louisiana Tech playing in the historic Cotton Bowl stadium near downtown Dallas, TX. After several terrible years I figured I had to go to this bowl game because who knows when another one will come around? The game itself is something I try not to forget,… Read more →



I use a car almost every day of my life. Without this strange contraption running on dead dinosaurs, I would not be able to get to work, to the store, to the airport, or pretty much anywhere. Since my own car went over 100,000 miles this week I just wanted to give it a shout out. I’ve put on most… Read more →


Lighted Bookshelf

Life on the farm leaves me with free time, tools, and opportunities. Latest completed project? A lighted shelf system for all of our movies. Too bad people on the internet have mostly switched to Netflix and Chill. I still think it turned out awesome. I built a movie shelf Read more →


Google Fi

Ever since I have had a cell phone, I have run on Verizon Wireless. Big Red has connected my cell phones to the rest of the world and to be fair it worked rather well (as long as I was in the United States). Times are a changing and I figured now was the time to try something new. After… Read more →