Come On Parents!

Here in our little corner of the world sports are big. ...more

Our Sailor

Joe turned 21 this past Sunday. And it’s hard for me to believe-five boys, and two are in their 20′s. Boy that makes me feel old! ...more

No Room for Pretension

Now, to be clear this isn’t a politically damaging post. This isn’t anything important or something that will better your life. No, I just want to go on record and say this: “Music and Pretension have no place being the same room together-period.” While growing up my parents never really limited what I could listen too ....more

Don’t go down any dark roads today-ya hear?

Don’t go down any dark roads today-ya hear? ...more

Thanks Dad

I see a lot of posts on Facebook about fathers taking their daughters out for a date. ...more

OH NO! Not Politics!!!

Yes, Meryl Streep is amazing, and yes she won the Cecil B. Demille award for lifetime achievement at the Globes. This award is given for outstanding contribution in the world of entertainment ....more


I am speaking of the MANY articles I read yesterday saying this-yes in huge letters-about Ryan Gosling. Now, don’t get me wrong, his acceptance speech at the Golden Globes was very sweet. It was endearing ....more


So, the holidays were crazy here, but that’s the case everywhere isn’t it? ...more

Gotta Watch What you Say

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again-gotta watch what you say on Social Media. Now, I’m not one to talk-I can run my mouth with the best of them, but I’m always careful how I phrase things. ...more


Yes, that’s the sound of my frustration. Poltics-yes, it’s politics again. This is unusual for me, usually I try to keep politics off my blog, but it isn’t the actual politics that is bothering me ....more