Category Archives: Life Lessons

Lessons & Memories 2017

The last couple months of 2017 have been difficult ones for my family, but there are many great memories of 2017 along with some lessons to learn. I may as well admit what’s obvious to everyone who knows me: I’m … Continue reading

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Life: The Endless Rollercoaster Ride

My wife is petrified of anything resembling a rollercoaster. Even when we were young and in that phase of our relationship when each of us tried to do what the other wanted, it was very hard to coax her on … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Neighborhood

It’s been very stressful the last couple days trying to move all our belongings into a new home. We’ve had boxes everywhere and we’ve been running all over the place trying to get things done that need done. Naturally, being … Continue reading

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Moving Sucks

I hate moving, but it seems inevitable for us. This is our eighteenth move since my wife and I married back in 1990 and it’s not like this is going to be a permanent situation either. Actually, I’m not even … Continue reading

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Reflexions from 2017

It is hard to believe that it is already December. This year has flown by so fast. I guess that’s what happens when you get older. The last couple months have been filled with so many struggles and negative events … 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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The New Adventure

Tuesday my wife and I started working at a different children’s home. We are working as relief houseparents this time watching the kids of different households so the regular houseparents can have some time off. This is the fourth children’s … Continue reading

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