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The Miracle of Birth

I'm doing some consulting to a medical practice and happened to be training the staff at a hospital the past several days. After the work of the day was complete, I was getting ready to leave and happened to run ...

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Father’s Day – Postponed…

So it was six months ago today that Janet broke her arm and had surgery to repair it two days later. A plate and too many screws to count started her on the road to recovery that has taken most ...

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The First Disciples…

As you already know, this year has been filled with extraordinary illness and pain for all the adults in our family and many other people that we know. I won't bore you with rehashing all that we have been through, ...

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Plants…

Janet and I have always been interested in making sure that we decorate our homes with flowers and plants - including perennial gardens. I think that I learned my love of growing things from my maternal grandfather. As a young ...

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The Old Leash…

I took Lexie to the vet yesterday morning for a check-up. She will be 11 years old in a few days and it is difficult to believe that we rescued our Doberman when she was less than 6 months old. ...

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Pentecost Sunday…

Today is Pentecost Sunday 2017. It is the commemoration of the coming of the Holy Spirit on the disciples and those who were assembled after the ascension of Christ. Peter and the rest of the disciples were gathered together and ...

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The Next Generation…

Today has been a study in contrasts. Janet and I ran a few errands and then ended up having lunch with our daughter, Kristin, and her oldest son, Connor. The conversation drifted into a discussion of when we first moved ...

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Alexa!

Okay - I'm either loopy from all the prescription meds I have been taking this last week or I am losing my mind - but I have narrowed it down to those two options. I am now at the end ...

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Then, Sicker…

For probably only the second time in the last six or seven years, I thought about not writing a post tonight. But something inside me is pushing me on and so I'm submitting a short one - I think that's ...

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Sick…

Well, it finally has happened. I almost never get sick, but to be sure, this week-end I have been a little under the weather. I think the traveling last week and trying to make sure that I got everything done, ...

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