Who would think that a “life of leisure” could be so busy? Just over two months ago, a milestone arrived. I retired from my day
Becoming a grandfather.
My two brothers and I have often talked about how blessed we were, growing up with both of our grandfathers close by. It’s a situation
Memorial Day 2018.
I was once again honored and privileged to be asked to speak at the Rice Lake Memorial Day service, held in Veterans Memorial Park
It was the most wonderful time…
It was here, and now it’s gone again: Christmas. Up here in northwest Wisconsin, it was colder than usual. Christmas morning was a very frosty 7 degrees below zero, with
My mother will turn 81 next month, on the day Sue and I leave for our great Andes adventure in Peru. I’ll be calling her
A tough winter.
Nearly five months ago, I turned 60 years of age. I wrote about the event previously, noting that I really didn’t feel like a 60-year-old