What’s hidden under your Christmas tree?

So many things make up Christmas.  The color’s – red, green and white.   Christmas has a distinctive feel to it – even a smell to it that can make even the most hardened Scrooge smile.  Then there’s the food and the family gatherings that bring everyone together.  Whether it’s the music or the movies played, … More What’s hidden under your Christmas tree?

Living Life Through the Windshield and Not the Rear View Mirror

We all had an image in our mind of how life was supposed to be.  The road we were meant to take.   As teenagers or young adults this road included a great marriage.  A happy little (or large) family where everyone is healthy.  A road marked with an exciting career or new business.  A path … More Living Life Through the Windshield and Not the Rear View Mirror

Lessons learned from 2 ER visits by 2 different kids the same weekend.

The last few days couldn’t have been more unplanned in my life.  My son, a sophomore in high school, had a football game about an hour and half northwest of where we live.  With little time left in the first half, the football was thrown to him (he is a receiver) in the end zone … More Lessons learned from 2 ER visits by 2 different kids the same weekend.