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Yikes! You're Two!

Leo turned two today! Where have the last two years gone?!?

I can still remember sitting outside theatre in the hospital waiting to here his cry or hear of news that both my wife and him had made it through delivery. 205 more words



Rest is a necessary part of our well being.  Often, because we think of rest as doing nothing, we either avoid it because feels like laziness or embrace it only after we have completely exhausted ourselves and can’t move. 493 more words

Growing Up

Shetland in My Rearview Mirror

At 10 years old, I was chubby, asthmatic, and uncoordinated, longing to rank amongst my sportier classmates, who played competitive soccer and already had “boyfriends.” 906 more words


Scraps of Her

Scraps of Her

She was the glitter
in our all-too-literal lives.
She left a trail of it,
our littlest fairy. 
It was the dust of her, 157 more words

Looking for My Answer

I’ve been toying with the idea of creating this blog for a few years.  I have even attempted a couple of times.

I really wasn’t sure how to do it or what to share, but I knew I wanted to share something. 447 more words

Growing Up

Blue Light Still Special

After enjoying dinner with my wife at a local eatery, we decided to do a little shopping to walk off a few calories. We ended up walking around a few drug stores before ending up at the neighborhood Kmart. 465 more words


For When Things Seem Impossible

Some things seem like they’re impossible until you do them. When I started looking for new jobs the thought of actually getting an interview, asking for the day off so I could go to the interview, potentially getting the job, then having to hand in my notice all seemed very stressful. 344 more words