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OGGie, OGGie, OGGie!

Oi Oi Oi! So for the youngest’s birthday I ordered one of those SanDisk Clips and a set of low volume kids headphones. (She can now dance around while listening to Frozen songs whenever she wants.) Turns out that this little clip-on MP3 player will also gladly play your Ogg Vorbis files, meaning you can […]

Ordering some cake

Made the call to HEB for the current youngest’s birthday cake and cupcakes for school. Since she won’t be having a big ol’ party I’m sending the cupcakes with her to daycare. Her birthday last year was similar in that we just had cake and gave her a present after dinner, little kids aren’t hard […]

Mobile Music: MP3 or DAP?

While my little ol flash Zune works great for me it doesn’t work so well for the kiddos. The things they like to listen to are random video game songs or stuff off YouTube, which can be hard to get a song file for that the Zune can play. Not to mention that adding music […]

RIP Fry’s

Fry’s Electronics shut their doors yesterday. It wasn’t really a surprise to anyone who had been inside any of the stores in the past two years or so. Social media posts with bare shelves and missing fixtures were growing all the time. I would get a weekly email from them about online deals and such […]

Got Milk?

So we finally went out grocery shopping and managed to find some bottled water, bread, and milk. It took a few locations but we got most of what we needed for kids lunches and such. We lucked out that we had recently bought a deep freezer and put it in the garage so all our […]