Monthly Archives: January 2016


I took yesterday and today off work to look after the Macy grandgirls while their daddy goes to work and their mommy enjoys some retreat time at Sabbath by the Sea. The girls are both fun and easy, express themselves … Continue reading

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It took me a couple of days to realize I had — and missed — the perfect opportunity to share one of my favorite photo series. The pictures are framed and hanging in the upstairs hallway. Given my love for … Continue reading

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edna, the eighth

“Is she your mom?” I would have lost track by now if I had tried to count how many times I was asked this question over the past week and a half. My usual response over the years has been … Continue reading

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how i spent my winter vacation

Foreword On Christmas Day I left behind the Macy half of our clan and flew to Arizona to join the Carlson half of our clan in the remainder of their Christmas celebration and the days that followed. As always, I’m … Continue reading

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