Traveling (Abroad) with the Trio: Part I – Why?

Part I of my Traveling (Abroad) with the Trio series starts with the simple question of "Why?!"

U.S.A.!: Lis Becomes a U.S. Citizen!

In these confusing times of immigration, I explain how my newly naturalized wife became a U.S. citizen.

Eleven Star Wars Phrases to Describe 11 Years of Marriage

By now you all know that Star Wars plays a Death Star sized role in my life. Thus, Star Wars, plays a Death Star sized role in my family's life. Since Lis and I are embarking on our 11th year of marriage, I thought I would put a Star Wars spin on my usual anniversary post. … Continue reading Eleven Star Wars Phrases to Describe 11 Years of Marriage

Songs in the Key of Life: Rascal Flatts’ “Skin (Sarabeth)”

There are certain phrases in life you just don't want to hear. "You have cancer" usually makes the top five of that list. On April 7, 2005 - nine years ago today - my wife and I heard those news as the doctor informed us that she had leukemia. I had always enjoyed the "Songs in the … Continue reading Songs in the Key of Life: Rascal Flatts’ “Skin (Sarabeth)”

Five for Twenty-Fourteen: Five Goals for 2014!

I was trying to come up with a clever or catchy name for my goal post (goal post ... ha!) but realized that the last three years I've simply went with "Five for (insert year)" so I'm sticking with tradition and simply naming the post, "Five for Twenty-Fourteen: My Goals for 2014". See what I … Continue reading Five for Twenty-Fourteen: Five Goals for 2014!