Category Archives: family

January ’09 Manifesto

Spend less than $200 for food for the entire month Buy an alarm clock (so that I won’t have my iPhone on my bedside stand) Run a 5k in less than 25 min (my personal best is 25:50) Play Wii … Continue reading

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The Savages

My Grandma has dementia… Not an easy thing to deal with.  Not for me, not for my parents, not for my sister, and especially not for my Grandma.  I was fortunate enough to be able to visit her last fall … Continue reading

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2 month project…

Well this weekend Kelly and I finally got our garage door opener installed. It took a good 2 months but we did it!! The whole experience turned out to be great for team building. She was definitely the project manager … Continue reading

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The last 10 days my wife and I have had quite a few visitors in our home. Last weekend we had the honor of having my mom fly out from Minnesota to visit us. She has been going through some … Continue reading

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Pro-War? Anti-War?

As I was sitting on the plane waiting for everyone to sit down I looked outside and saw something that I had never seen before. 4 fire trucks, 2 police cars, and a hearse. I was immediately drawn into the … Continue reading

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I am certainly blessed to have been given such a wonderful wife. Proverbs 18:22

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Dad’s buck

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deer hunting

Every year from 1991 – 1998 I went deer hunting with my Dad. It was always an adventure and as I grow older I miss it more and more. For all of those people who think that you just go … Continue reading

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