As Hurricane Katrina roars towards New Orleans, we are surrounded by the reports of the potential destruction. Fox News has dedicated their entire broadcast day to show the images, the storm track, the people, the city and the estimates as to what Katrina will do to this city. By the time some of you read … Continue reading Be Still and Know
I am sure most of you have seen the bumper sticker that says “If you can read this, thank a teacher”. Since my wife and most of my in-laws are all teachers, it is a thought near and dear to our heart. Post 95 is dedicated to the two people that (literally) made this all … Continue reading If You Can Read This
Last Wednesday I received a phone call from a friend asking me to play softball for them this past weekend. This was not an unusual request as I usually get the annual call from the same friend, for the same event. However, this year was different. When I returned the message, my friend explained that … Continue reading Thank You E.B.
Since blogging gives everyone a forum to rant about whatever they please, I am going to do just that. I would like to thank John Hughes for officially creating a nightmare for my generation (that would be the 80’s). It’s okay to admit your age and admit that you have seen films like “The Breakfast … Continue reading I’m Not Going To Prom!
When I was growing up, one of the things that my parents always tried to teach me was to “count my blessings”. I never really quite understood that phrase, but now that I am older I find myself doing that very thing. More than once, I have been silently reviewing each of the blessings in … Continue reading But For The Grace Of God