One year later

On July 1, 2021, we awoke for the very first time in our very first house. Hard to believe to some, yes I know you’ve had your own home for decades and it’s long since paid off….well not us as we’ve had housing provided for almost all our married days, but that’s another story. All…

Why be happy?

I heard a long time ago, that our fears for tomorrow and our regrets for yesterday take up too much real estate in our brains. I can verify that my experience with lots of people in lots of settings in lots of different areas of the country tell me that this is more than just…

A lovely acknowledgment

When Wendy and I got married in 1979 a few people seemed concerned. I never quite understood, but they did. One of my friends felt so strongly refused to come to our wedding noting in his advanced wisdom that I was making the biggest mistake of my life. Yes, that pretty much ended that friendship….