Monthly Archives: June 2015

A Mother’s Role

I had a painful talk with a mother of an adult alcoholic. No matter our children’s problems, big or small, solvable or impossible, we grieve for them. We love them. We try to help, but, and it is a huge … Continue reading

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Definitions

Humility doesn’t require you think less of yourself, rather that you think of yourself less. Changing the order of one word in a sentence makes all the difference in the world. That close distinction is also found in the fine … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day!

I hope every father out there realizes how important he is to his children. You model our future generations. Your work ethic, your treatment and tolerance of others – all others, the love and respect you show your spouse in … Continue reading

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Get It Right

News from the fishing crew up north is good, at least a 36” muskie sounds awfully good to me. I can only imagine the thrill. That is a yard stick long fish! I got some yard work done and it … Continue reading

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Happy Flag Day

Happy Flag Day to all of you! A lot of people don’t take note of Flag Day, but I do, primarily because it is also my birthday. The house is quieter. The legos are back in the box, as are … Continue reading

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Out of the Blue

My mother hangs on. No one can tell me that Welsh women aren’t tough. Her hearing and memory aren’t good, but one thing has not failed, her luck at cards. We went shopping yesterday and you can tell where our … Continue reading

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Family, Fishing, Fun, Sewing?

People are coming and going. The dishwasher runs daily. I am worn out at the end of the day, and all of those things are good. I love having family here. I think we have accomplished a lot. For instance, … Continue reading

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