Category Archives: Family

We made it to Daddio’s

Well, we made it to the greater Louisville area this afternoon. The kids were amazingly well behaved! I credit it all to my wife and her adherence to the rules laid out in the books Whining and Back Talk. We … Continue reading

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Its the most wonderfull time of the year

Zucchini in its purest form Originally uploaded by ashkev. Zucchini in it’s purest form, the Chocolate Zucchini bread. Thanks Ash!

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John Calls an Owl

John from the local history branch had dinner with us tonight and tried to call an owl from the woods in our back yard… In the end, we heard three different screech owls….one in a tree in my yard, but … Continue reading

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Julia and Avery at the Twin’s Birthday Party

We all had a great time at Warren Dunes State Park. Also, take a look at the pictures on my Flickr account.

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This is Jeopardy!

So, after reading the post on PUBLIB encouraging librarians to try out for Jeopardy, I signed up. I went to Chicago and auditioned, and I passed the test. I now have about a one in three chance of being on … Continue reading

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On The other hand…This is only a 30 minute drive away :)

Ash and Kids on Sand Dune Originally uploaded by ashkev. So, I must remember….just when I think it is time to have someone shoot me. I need to remember that I have a beautiful, loving family, and in about 30 … Continue reading

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Newest Podcast Installment

I noticed that many library related podcasts involve interviewing people….often teens. I decided that I should try it with my very own four year old, Julia. The results are here. Next time I think I will try a video podcast … Continue reading

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Kids with the neighbors flying a kite

Kids with the neighbors flying a kite Originally uploaded by ashkev. Have I mentioned lately how much I love our new neighborhood? I love being closer to work, I love having nice sidewalks and lots of winding roads to take … Continue reading

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Avery meeting the Spring Hare @ My Library

Avery meeting the Spring Hare @ My Library Originally uploaded by ashkev. The picture was a little blurry, but you can imagine the chaotic atmosphere better this way 🙂

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Spending a little time in the Berkshires

After the hustle and bustle of PLA in a busy city like Boston, it is relaxing and refreshing to spend a couple of days with my family in the Berkshires. While geographically close to Boston, the pace here is about … Continue reading

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