Making Tracks

I came home from running a long, hard training run and Claire says to me: “I’ve been waiting all morning for you, dad? Do you know why?”

“Why?” I say as I prepare some desperately needed calories for my lunch.

“Because we need to make another Minecraft video.” She says, and then I notice that she’s already got the laptop and cable in her hands and a big guilt-filled grin spread across her face.

What is a dad to do in that situation? “Alright.” I nod. “But let me eat my sandwich first, okay?”

If I sound a bit groggy in this episode, you can take comfort knowing that an hour later I was napping on the couch and being punished by my body for this morning’s exercise.

So, enjoy episode 5… suffering was had in its making: