Paramedic

Our youngest son, Philip, is a paramedic. He guards his privacy with diligence so I won’t give away any details here, but suffice to say he has a demanding job that causes us concern from time to time. Those in EMS are often faced with perils that appear rather suddenly and can come from the…

Our 8.5 lb. dog

When the boys were very young we began talking about getting a dog for the family. Wendy and I weren’t entirely in agreement on the breed of dog but we did think that it should be small dog.  At first I was leaning towards a Springer Spaniel but in the end we decided we would…

The Eagle has landed

After 22, almost 23 years Mom decided it was time to leave the condo and head to a retirement residence nearer family.  The condo went on the market, the applications for the residence were accepted, the movers were booked, and in my Mom’s words “that all happened rather quickly!”  Yes, indeed it did. What a…