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Jon deployed to Iraq

For those of you who had been keeping track, my brother Jon (in the Marines) has been deployed again. This time he’s headed for Iraq—Camp Fallujah, to be exact, according to the rumors he’d heard. This time he’s expected to … Continue reading

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Snow day!

Today was a snow day for us, with 6-10 inches of snow so far and the wind still whipping up the snow something fierce. I don’t think I’ve seen drifts this big since I’ve lived in Indiana. Not sure whether … Continue reading

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Christmas Break

Christmas break has been great so far. We’ve been able to get plenty of the rest we needed, but have also been able to get a lot done. Christmas shopping was time-consuming, but nevertheless went really well. We got some … Continue reading

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Pre-Christmas Update

Things have been going pretty well lately, but I’m definitely ready for Christmas break to start. We’ve both been pretty weary these last couple of weeks, and are about ready for a recharge. Tuesday is the beginning of Christmas break, … Continue reading

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They’re back!

Looks like Jon’s unit is supposed to come ashore in N.C. on Sunday and Monday. UPDATE More from the unit websites here and here.

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Back from Thanksgiving

We arrived back in Anderson late Sunday night. It’s about a 7-hour drive from here, but we didn’t get on the road until after lunch. Overall we had a really good time with the family in W.Va. It was good … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving weekend

It’s been a busy week. This past weekend ICA hosted a basketball tournament to start the season, with Elisabeth and I working concessions on Saturday. This week was also the due date for mid-quarter progress reports, which kept us extra … Continue reading

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Wedding pictures posted

Tonight I finally got around to uploading some pictures from the wedding to the photo gallery. Click on the “gallery” link on the left to find the album. Some of my readers may see themselves show up in some of … Continue reading

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I’m back (finally)

Well, as I was finishing up my thesis back in July I looked ahead at the upcoming changes in my life and thought, “Wow. I’m going to be ridiculously busy all the way up until October.” As it turns out, … Continue reading

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It’s been a while

Since I haven’t posted in the last week I figure it’s about time to post a quick update on what’s been happening with my life. I don’t have internet access at my new place yet, so I’ve mostly had to … Continue reading

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