Tagged: 2015

A Wish List

I submitted this earlier in the week on Medium to some sort of meme challenge (don’t ask me what a meme is), and it was selected to represent The Lighthouse publication. Kind of cool. 🙂 Back when...

Senior Night

Saturday  was Senior Night for the high school soccer team. Well, technically it was Senior Morning. The original date for Senior Night was rescheduled because one of the Seniors got a red card at the game...

The Next HONY

There is this photographer named Brandon who goes around New York photographing people in the city. In addition, he elicits from them some small snippet about themselves. This has turned into a very popular blog called...

New Year’s Resolution

We are almost ten months into the year, and I’m finally going to make good on my New Year’s resolution.  This is my first (and maybe last) pachyderm post where I state my opinion on...

Scrapbook: Front Yard

There is a house behind our yard through the woods. We can’t see them, but we can hear them. The kids. Laughing, yelling, and playing outside. It makes me smile. It makes me sad....

The Spice of Life

Weddings one and two are over. So are vacations one and two. Home repairs have been made, and garage doors have been painted. Now for a little bit of the other stuff that has...

The Perfect Family

A bunch of us stuck around the Lake the week after the wedding for a family vacation. And by “bunch”, I mean we were too many to count. The bunch included a food-seeking missile of...

Hitched in a Barn

They were going for casual. They wanted it to be a simple party. But what my brother and newest sister-in-law pulled off was a very elegant wedding, whether they like it or not. She bought...

Demo Days

In our family, if we want something (anything) done, we give Uncle Donald a call. Well, he showed up this week to help get Dave’s condo ready for listing. As I previously mentioned, my...