Thanksgiving

Today is a day for many to give thanks – thanks for their families, their health, their children and their friends.  Today many want to take a moment to remember what they have, and to be thankful for those people currently in their lives. And then they go shopping. I...

Lean in, lean out

The world that we all live in is fast and different and changing all of the time.  The world that WE live in is also fast, and changing, and very different than it was BEFORE. It is the word BEFORE that draws the line in the sand for us, as it does for so many living...

No news is … No news

There is no way to rush things, no way to make things happen faster, sooner, quicker.  Right now we wait for lots of people to make many decisions about a future that feels out of control. But truly, we never really have control over our futures anyway, but we sure do...

Another Day

I am sorry that there has not been an update; I am not keeping people in the dark on purpose, but there is no true outcome that I can send out at this point.  As a family, we are just doing what needs to be done every day, and waiting as the process works itself out...

The reason for the season

It is funny to watch the Christmas stuff roll in everywhere, when we have not even worked our way past Thanksgiving yet.  In our household the transition occurs Thanksgiving weekend, when we bring home a Christmas tree, or two, from up north, and begin the transition...