Pizza cafe shirt

Published by Mike at 1:47 PM under Family | Food | Friends | Picture | Seamus

Pizza cafe shirt
Originally uploaded by MikeScott8

Well the shirt we got from Pizza cafe in Henrietta when we used our frequent diner card the last time we went before moving to AZ. The smallest shirt they had was 3T and since he was 8 months old when we moved it has not fit until recently. I found in the last drawer this morning and he picked it from the ones I offered him to choose from.

Well I heard from a High School friend on FaceBook that the restaurant closed about a year ago. Sad news as we liked it and were hoping of going there when in Rochester next year.


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C modeling her Minnie Sunglasses and USF shirt

Published by mike at 4:38 PM under Ciara | Family | Picture | Vacation

During our Sept WDW trip we bought Ciara her own sunglasses. this is her at home looking cool showing them off.

C modeling her Minnie sunglasses on TwitPic

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My former Malibu is now a compact

Published by Mike at 3:02 AM under Family | Friends | Life | Picture | Accident

My former Malibu is now a compact
Originally uploaded by MikeScott8

Driving home from work with co worker and daughter got rear ended. Think my car is totaled and so close to paid off. Just hit 100k miles last week picking up dog after WDW trip.

UPDATE 9/18/2008 Flickr Photo Set

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Back Yard Being Landscaped

Published by Mike at 10:21 PM under Family | Picture | Video | Home | Landscaping

after a year in the house we are having the backyard done finally.

Anyway, wanted to share some pictures from BEFORE, well mostly before. they did come and pull weeds yesterday, and last night came by and marked out the sod area and the spot of the two trees.

SE View from NW corner SW View from NE Corner

NW View from SE corner NE View from SW corner

And also a video

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Seamus First Drumming Class

Published by Mike at 7:44 PM under Family | Fun | Life | Picture | Seamus | Video | Recreation | Education



Yesterday was the first of six classes for Seamus. We signed him up for “Drumline For Toddlers” with Surprise Recreation.

The class description is here on Surprise Recreation's site

I took a picture linked to on TwitPic, and a video below (and if that doesn’t play for you it’s here)



Afterwards we went to dinner and talked about the class, and he seemed to have liked it. Will have to see how he continues with it.

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Disneyland Brick

Published by Mike at 5:42 PM under Disney | Disneyland | Picture | Seamus | Vacation

On my old site I had links to the stuff about our brick we have at Disneyland. I need to share them again so this post will do that.

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and my son around 6 months at it


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Seamus' First Disney Trip

Published by Mike at 12:22 AM under Characters | Disney | Disneyland | Paradise Pier Hotel | Picture | Seamus | Trip Report | Vacation

Seamus on planeSo today on my other computer at work some of the pictures of Seamus meeting his first characters during our Disneyland trip in November 2005. We were still living back in Rochester, NY at the time but knew we would be moving out to AZ in a few weeks (for me) and a few months (for Kelly and Seamus).

We took direct flight from Buffalo to Phoenix on SouthWest. Here is Seamus in his seat on the plane. We spent a night or two in Surprise visiting our friends who I was coming out to work for in a few weeks. Then we drove to Disneyland for a couple nights at Paradise Pier Hotel. We had rented our DVC points to a friend and used some of the money for the stay on property. I found a good deal as we got closer to the trip that made us make the move to on property instead of off property location.

The night we got there, after we checked in we went to the pool deck of the hotel and watched the 50th celebration fireworks. The next morning we did a character breakfast at one of the restaurants of the Paradise Pier Hotel. At that breakfast Seamus met his first characters. The first of which was Stitch, who showed up after he was getting fussy, so he was crying BEFORE the picture below.

 100_1018  I am pretty sure that he only did two rides that trip. The first was at DCA where he did the carousel that they have, and the next day he did "It's a Small World", which since we went in November was under its Holiday overlay so it was more tolerable as the holiday songs were mixed in with the usual music.

Below is a gallery of selected pictures from that trip.

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ONE of the reasons I don't miss Rochester, NY

Published by Mike at 11:31 PM under Picture | Move | Rochester | Weather

a picture says a thousand words so I will let them speak for themselves.

Ice Covered Cars Downed Tree Branches Iced Cars Ice car close up

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My first HDR photo attempt

Published by Mike at 1:13 AM under Castle | Disney | HDR Photo | MK (Magic Kingdom) | Picture

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click photo above to view it larger

This is the one photo I liked the results of trying to make a HDR image. Of course I was using a Disney picture to try it out.

It was made back in Oct 2007. The original and modified pictures are after the jump.


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Test post again

Published by Mike at 4:28 AM under Picture | Seamus


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