Dear Carlyle

Dear Carlyle, How are you today? Your Dad told me that you are now able to visit my blog and see what I am writing about and look at the pictures. That is so nice to know! You are growing up, and since you read so well, you can know what I am saying about…

A good song for days like these

This song, from 1972 arrived when I was 16 years old. So as I listened to it, I sang along with words – ’cause I know them! It marks an interesting part of my life, getting a driver’s licence, starting to date, to be out “on my own” at times, being in youth group and…

A day with the RVs

In October 2001, immediately following the death of my Dad, I felt a compulsion to find something that seemed a bit lavish at the time.  Let me explain. We had been saving at a pretty good rate. It wasn’t millions but it was good for our level of income I thought. The motivation to put…