Daddy, I was in an Accident I got the phone call that puts a line of chill fear down any parent’s back.  “Daddy, I was in an accident.”  I felt my stomach tighten up until she followed up with “everyone is okay, but the car isn’t.”  I confirmed she was okay and told her the…

Photo by Goran Ivos on Unsplash I Didn’t see it coming. I love technology! … when it works.  Last winter, I picked up a nasty virus on my laptop. I found it shortly after Christmas and thought I removed it.  I guess I didn’t as I noticed my laptop getting unstable from time to time,…

This week my wife and I have been married 25 years.  25 years!  It’s been quite the ride over those years.  We have bad times with jobs and loss of family members.  Poor times of wondering if we can cover all our financial needs (most of those 25 years). Blessed times with the birth of…

photo: unsplash.com It’s all in how you look at things Tax time is an interesting time for my wife and me. We are both self-employed, so when it comes to knowing our income, it’s a guessing game until we sit down with our tax lady. As it turned out, my wife made more than we…

Yesterday, one of my daughter’s friends was over for a while.  On the table we had a scratch pad sitting there because we had been playing cards.  As we got ready for the next round after the young man had left, I found a noted he put on the pad.  Dear God and then a…

I have a confession to make. I have a hate/love relationship with reading through the Old Testament…Mostly hate.  There, I said it out loud.  I can finally get that shame off my shoulders! Each year I read through either the Old Testament or the New Testament in a different version of Bible.  I look forward…

“The sky is falling! The sky is falling!” screams Chicken Little as he runs around inciting fear among all the barnyard animals.  What started as a simple misconception, ends up killing all of them as they follow the sly fox to his den for “safety.” It’s a fable that has been around for hundreds of…

check-up

No, this isn’t a health scare so you can take a sigh of relief. Thank you for worrying about me! This was a check-up of my wife’s car. Still a little scary result though. I jumped in her car a week or so ago and saw that she missed her oil change by about 3…

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