Ryan had a blast at soccer tonight and scored his first goal. (Also awesome about 7-year-old soccer… hugs for parents between quarters.)

Bob Wertz

Husband, Dad (x3), Creative Director at @UofSC, Type Designer, Teacher and Volunteer. Blogs at Sketchbook B and Wanted in Columbia.

I now have my entire Facebook post history in an Excel spreadsheet. The first step in trying to build a physical book with all my family stories from the last 11 years.

Bob Wertz

Husband, Dad (x3), Creative Director at @UofSC, Type Designer, Teacher and Volunteer. Blogs at Sketchbook B and Wanted in Columbia.

Just submitted an academic paper to a conference for the first time. I’m proud of how it turned out, even if I was required to use Times New Roman. (This whole designer-to-academic transition creates some really odd personal issues.)

Bob Wertz

Husband, Dad (x3), Creative Director at @UofSC, Type Designer, Teacher and Volunteer. Blogs at Sketchbook B and Wanted in Columbia.

Turns out the green tea I bought and thought was caffeine free… not caffeine free. Which might explain the whole I’m-wide-awake-at-4:30-am thing. But at least I’ve gotten some work done on one of my class assignments.

My daughter and I started an extended license plate game this summer. Trying to find all 50 states. I thought Hawaii and Alaska would be hard, but actually, we’ve seen several of each. The one we are still missing: South Dakota.