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My Grandfather and his great grandkids
/ August 7, 2017 / Comments Off on Not In Love Anymore?

Not In Love Anymore?

[pictured above is my Grandfather and 12 of his great-grandchildren.] Last weekend I was watching “The Notebook” on TV. By myself. My oldest daughter (known for saying whatever is on her mind at all times) walked into the room, noticed what I was watching, and commented, “Why are you watching this kind of movie? You’re […]

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/ July 31, 2017 / Comments Off on Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman

She is smart. She is strong. She is compassionate. She is brave. She works tirelessly during the day, taking care of our four rambunctious children. She gets up in the middle of the night to feed the baby. She has changed countless diapers, washed millions of dishes, and even fixes clogged drains and changes light […]

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My wife and daughters
/ March 15, 2017 / Comments Off on Your Story is Worth Telling

Your Story is Worth Telling

This is what I’ve been telling myself for the last week and half while I’ve stopped publishing daily blog posts. I haven’t stopped writing, but after a few family sicknesses and other life-distractions, I lost a bit of motivation to share anything with the world. I have also had a bit of difficulty finding enough […]

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/ February 10, 2017 / Comments Off on Moving my Personal Blog

Moving my Personal Blog

This site has been my digital home for most of my writing over the years, including some of the more personal posts I’ve written about my family. I’m excited to start moving these¬†to a new domain, where I’ll be able to share¬†photos and other things more frequently, as well as have a place for my […]

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Lydia typing on a computer
/ December 20, 2016 / Comments Off on Sharing your Passion

Sharing your Passion

Last Thursday I drove my oldest daughter to the dentist, and on the way home we had an interesting conversation that began about a toothbrush, turned into an economics lesson, and ended up with her asking me if she could learn how to type.

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