The boys

When you get married you think about having a family. Some people have a clear idea of how many children you want and there’s no debate – looking for a baseball team! Other people take it one at a time. That was certainly us, and Wendy had health issues with each pregnancy so when we…

The kids

As you may know, we have six grandchildren, four girls, and two boys. They are all different and their personalities vary from very quiet to loud and active. But no matter the personality they are fun to be with and it has been a real joy watching them grow and mature. Of course, I have…

Squirrels and kayaks

Summer is racing along – well that’s how I feel. Can’t believe that we are almost halfway through August. Philip announced just over two weeks until the kids return to school. Not that they’re anxious! I notice as the apples ripen in our tree the squirrel is more interested in coming by, biting off the…