Monthly Archives: April 2013

Busy Enough

Generally being a single Father of four is busy, but in the last week, it’s been more than busy enough. It all began with a simple purchase.  Once upon a time,  I was recently divorced, and while I got most … Continue reading

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One Does Not Simply…

There’s a joke, that one does not simply walk into Mordor, I think that for me, it can be applied to simple backgrounds.  “One does not simply take a picture of someone in front of a solid and simple background … Continue reading

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Starry Starry Night

I have always loved the stars, and when I found myself looking for a house to buy, one of the things that really ‘sealed the deal’ for me was at night, while I was coming home with the kids from … Continue reading

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Old is the New, New.

Lately, I’ve been humbled… or picky, or unwilling to spend more on something I want to buy for less. I’ve never been much for bargain shopping, and when it comes to second hand stores, I have a firm “ew” feeling … Continue reading

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The Secret Lesson

While I was in the Air Force, I learned many lessons about how to work.  I learned many skills to take into the real work place, but there was one lesson that they grossly under prepared me for. I remember it vividly, I … Continue reading

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Sent Home Sick

It’s a parenting dilemma, what do you do when the child is sent home from School sick? Once upon a time, I was a child.  I remember that every second spent ‘not at school’ was precious to me, I loved anything … Continue reading

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Handy Manny, and the Power of Tools

I rarely watch the TV… but for the last two days my youngest has decided that’s how she wants to spend her days before summer break begins. I don’t love TV, so when we watch it, it has to be … Continue reading

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Taking it Easy

After school, I told the children “Let’s go to the park”  I secretly wanted to just practice with my new super camera, but first we had to have ice cream, and then after playing at the park, we watched a … Continue reading

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The Things We Do

If they knew how very much my heart aches to please them, to teach them, and to make sure that they have everything they need to be happy, and prepared for the future.  If they understood that, then they’d perhaps … Continue reading

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Something to See

I guess this week has been one of those “play with your new toy” kind of weeks. Here, I asked the computer to make these 8 pictures into one really big picture.   The beautiful children are wearing beautiful outfits … Continue reading

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