Category: kids


This seems like a given during times like these but it needs to be said. Susan and I are both still working although she is working partially at home it has been pretty much business as usual for us. That is until Nick came home for the summer. Fortuneatly for all of us he was […]

At least the tree is still taller than they are

Tonight my sons and I went and picked out our Christmas tree.  Despite that fact that they are 11 and 13 they didn’t mind that we walked down to the neighborhood nursery to pick out the tree.  They happily looked through the selection of trees and easily decided on a tree.  After my evaluation of […]

Scouts does it again

Last night I helped our troop by sitting as part of the board of review process for boys who were ready for advancement. These boys had to face three adults who were going to ask them about their scouting experience since their last advancement. Some were nervous, some carried themselves with confidence beyond their years.  […]