May 18, 2019

It’s been so long here in Southwest Michigan since we’ve seen the bright yellow ball that suspends in the sky, I almost forgot what the sun looks and feels like!  Similar to an uninvited house guest who has overextended their welcome, April showers have hung around wel...

October 7, 2018

We boarded the ferry with excitement and anticipation as we headed back to our Honeymoon location – Mackinac Island, Michigan.  Twenty years of marriage and four children had passed since we last visited the island together as a young couple.  Mackinac Island, located...

April 20, 2018

I looked out the plane window in awe at the most spectacular colors of blue that the ocean had to offer. Kristen and I were headed to a Caribbean Island destination for a week-long, kid-free vacation with some close friends.  I couldn’t wait.  I was like a kid in a can...

November 8, 2017

I rolled out of bed and staggered to the bathroom to get the day started.  Every square inch of my body hurt – or so it seemed.  What had I done to myself?  I started CrossFit earlier that month and my muscles and joints hurt like never before.  My calves, my thighs, b...

August 16, 2017

I dug my feet into the batter’s box and readied myself for the pitch.  As a scrawny 11-year-old, you could almost see my knees trembling as I watched the huge, man sized 12-year-old stare me down.  We all thought he was old enough to drive himself to the games – someon...

May 1, 2017

On this particular day, there were more of them than usual.  In fact, I had never seen so many!  Maybe it was the sudden and unexpected burst of warm weather that brought them out of the woodwork but at every turn, I spotted another one!  As I weaved my cart up and dow...

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