Category Archives: Family

Colt Riley Adams

I haven’t been writing much on my blog, but I must take some time to write about this important event. My second grandchild was born Friday morning June 15, 2018. This my daughter’s second child and I am so glad … Continue reading

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28th Anniversary at Petit Jean Mountain

Today is my wife and I’d 28th Anniversary as a married couple. In honor of this event, I think it was fitting for us to spend this day at a place that we both have loved over the years. Other … Continue reading

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Family & Old Friends

One of the few benefits I enjoy about being an over the road truck driver is once a while I get to visit with old friends that I would not be able to see otherwise. That was the case this … Continue reading

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The Church: A Support System for Families

I didn’t grow up in the church. At least I didn’t attend real regularly, nor did I see the purpose in it as a child. My children did grow up in the church. If the doors were open, we were … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

Perhaps it’s fitting that Thanksgiving is right in the middle of Fall which is a tough time of the year for those who struggle with depression. But Thanksgiving is always surrounded by less than favorable circumstances. On this day, we … Continue reading

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Road Trip Continues (Part 9): Visiting Family

Friday evening my wife and I made it into Elyria, OH where we spent two nights at the house of my Uncle John. When people ask me where I am from I have trouble giving the short answer they are … Continue reading

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Feeling Helpless

I’ve seen a lot of suffering in my life. Quite often I’ve had a front row helplessly watching as people have struggled with illness (usually cancer) till there was nothing left of them to struggle with. Currently, my wife’s mother … Continue reading

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