My mom’s second husband, my first stepdad (yeah, the bad one), was a very talented artist. He was a sculptor whose work centered on hyper realistic, hi…
After almost every unit event, the US Army conducts an AAR - After Action Review. They are done after major events, like combat operations. They are do…
Greetings all… Things here are progressing. After nearly 3 weeks of testing and provider visits, we are no closer to knowing what caused Barb’s sudden …
Hey y’all. How have you been? Things here have been crazy. As you may have heard. It has actually been feeling like things are looking up. Barb is not …
Hi everyone. A couple of weeks ago, Barb started feeling tired. This was more than the usual busy professor / wife / mom kind of tired. She was struggl…
20 years ago, I woke up and went to PT. I ran down Ardennes from York Theater to Smoke Bomb Hill and back. The same thing I did every day. After PT I w…
Greetings, and happy Labor Day weekend everyone. How are things in your world? If they are anything like mine, it has been chaotic, but with some momen…
This week has been something. The start of the school year. The chaos in Afghanistan. The ongoing pandemic. The increasing evidence of the climate cris…
Today is the first day of the new school year for Lizzie and Justin. And I feel a little like Vincent Vega at Mia Wallace's house: I am dazed and confu…
The family and I spent the first week or so of August at the beach. We continued our vacation at home. All in, the last couple of weeks have been full …
Because of the earth's rotation, there are permanent east-west winds that blow around the earth. These winds carry storms and sea currents. They are co…
I cooked yesterday. I cook most days. It is one of the things about being a stay-at-home dad that I like. But yesterday was especially meaningful becau…