Happy New Year 2018! I opted to do a Happy New Year letter this year and wish you a very happy 2018. The Christmas card is a dying tradition, sadly in my mind, and the New Year letter or card seems to be in vogue. I just plain ran out of time to write a […]
Dear Friends and Family, Another year in the books, time marches on, the candle grows dimmer and so on and so forth as they say. I love the holiday season for many reasons: the food, the gifts, gatherings with loved ones and a way to measure time. As I have gotten older I have realized […]
We got on the road this morning headed for Lake Brownwood for some camping. We didn’t get left until around noon, but we did make it in time to arrive at Brownwood before 5, which was when the park closed. The trip was interesting, I had some issues with my […]
Dear Friends and Family, I am writing this the weekend I heard about the shootings inConnecticutso am writing with a heavy heart. I have not been as affected by anything since 9-11. The evil with which this man acted is beyond my ability to comprehend. I have been talking with my students at church and […]
I started the day with the breaking up of a fight, the life of a teacher. A girl fight, which are the worst ones. I am amazed at how eager so many of our kids are to fight. Why? Where does this come from? I am convinced it must come from the home. Isn’t the […]
I forgot to post this, but we went to Palo Duro Canyon during spring break and had a blast. We went on a long hike, here is some of the video. Tori and myself almost got run over, but it was so much fun.