Category Archives: Family

Couples Massage Class

Tonight Amy and I had Cou­ples Mas­sage Train­ing* with our Mes­sage Ther­a­pist Steph over at StoneWa­ter Mas­sage & Skin Care. Before I get to far into this post, I want to be clear, this was not a “sen­su­al” cou­ples mas­sage … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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End of a Generation

In 2008, I said good­bye to my Great-Aunt Muriel. (You can read that in this post). Yes­ter­day, at 7:00 p.m. on Valen­tines Day, Muriel’s Sis­ter (My Grand­moth­er) passed away. She was 86 and a half years old. She was the … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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What a start to a week…

This week has start­ed out very rough. First, my grand­moth­er pass­es away on Valen­tines day. If that wasn’t enough, tonight, Amy was tak­en to the hos­pi­tal by ambu­lance. I fig­ured it would be eas­i­er to give all the details in … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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When Angels Dream

I post­ed on Face­book when I woke up: Woke up in tears…I had a very real-feel­ing bit­ter­sweet dream…long sto­ry short: I was “vis­it­ed” by my great Aunt (who inspired me to be cre­ative grow­ing up) and I was able to … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Back to the basics

Most of you know that I am a very cre­ative per­son. I love to cre­ate things. As I tell peo­ple, “If I am not cre­at­ing, I am grumpy!” But I don’t just cre­ate things on the com­put­er. I like cre­at­ing … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Forming a Moral Compass

Its not my job to “force” my opin­ions or beliefs, or my opin­ions of what is “right” and “wrong”. Rather, it is my job as their par­ent to help them to form their own moral com­pass and their own beliefs of what is right and wrong. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Bullying: My Personal Experience.

I can still remem­ber the day it all start­ed. It was prob­a­bly only the sec­ond week of 1st grade. In 1st grade we were merged with kids from the oth­er kinder­garten class­es, the kids who don’t know you. I even remem­ber the inci­dent where the new kids even got friends from my kinder­garten class to shun me and not help me with a group project. It was the first time that I would find myself doing a group project by myself. The first of many, many years of being alone. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Facebook Yelled at Me :(

I got yelled at on face­book. I post­ed: You know some­thing is going on, when you hear whispering…and you get up and your wife rush­es out to ask if you are going to bed and tries to “tuck you in”…I … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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The Great Anniversary Dinner of Twenty-Ten

Today was my wife’s and I 11th anniver­sary. We had decid­ed we were going to just go out to eat. Ini­tial­ly, we were going to go to the Flame restau­rant in Roseville, but decid­ed it may be too busy and … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Old Skool! Music from the Past!

The wife was lis­ten­ing to some old­er toons that she had recent­ly heard, and so today, we sat and down­loaded some old­er stuff from the 90’s, when we were in school. So below is the playlist that we could come … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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