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I can't believe I have a thirty year old child!

I can't believe I have a thirty year old child!
The date: September 21, 1990. The time: 6:30 am. The location: Kaiser Permanente Hospital in Anaheim, California. Making her first appearance in the world is my daughter. When the doctor said the baby is a girl, I was surprised because we were sure the baby was going to be a boy. The name we had... Read more »

Memories of Sunday night dinners

Memories of Sunday night dinners
Sunday dinner. Family night. Mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers dining and bonding at their favorite restaurants. On Sunday, we’re sitting at a deli in a northern Chicago suburb. Max and Benny’s. Walking towards the table across from us is a young man with his elderly grandmother.¬†Gingerly¬†moving together to their seats, he has his arm on her,... Read more »

The Do's and Don'ts For Thanksgiving

At some point in your life DO volunteer at a church or shelter soup kitchen. You'll get more out of it than the people you're helping and if you do it once, you'll want to do it again. It's good for your soul.
Let's add a DO NOT to this. DON'T just show up at a church without letting them know. It's a nice thought but you'll just get in the way. Aim for 2016.
Thanksgiving is a great holiday. Food, family and football all day long. It’s also stressful and can turn out bad. Food, family and football all day long. Here are some tips on what to do and what not to do to make this a Happy Thanksgiving. HAPPY THANKSGIVING   Here’s a look at the EJ... Read more »
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I'm Not Losing A Daughter...Well, Yeah I Really Am

I'm Not Losing A Daughter...Well, Yeah I Really Am
It really happened. My daughter is now married. It was a beautiful day and weekend. It was also very emotionally draining. I hear that’s the way it’s suppose to be and I’m not a real wuss. Okay…maybe both. We’ve known this day has been coming for about a year and still it’s more than a... Read more »
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    Every five years or so I decide to update this section. I can't believe I've been doing this for close to ten years. The last time I did this I was close to sixty years old. Now I'm just a few months away from the big 7-ZERO. Scary AF!!! I'm pretty sure I won't be doing an update when I hit 80, but you never know. But until then, lets just be grateful.

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