[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 … Continue reading Not In Love Anymore?
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 … Continue reading Wonder Woman
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 … Continue reading Your Story is Worth Telling
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 … Continue reading Moving my Personal Blog
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. The intriguing part about this seemingly random chain of events is I … Continue reading Sharing your Passion