Life’s lessons

I was anticipating the overnight retreat where I would see acquaintances from other such meetings and no doubt make some new friends as well.I went to...

August 3rd, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

Ever since I have driven a Kia, I have made it a practice to stop at the dealership on the edge of Toledo on my way home from the nursing home where K...

July 19th, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

If you were in church these past Sundays, you were likely one of many congregants around the world lifting up the 12-boy soccer team and their coach t...

July 12th, 2018 |  



Life’s Lessons

It’s been nearly two weeks since the initial part of this experience, but let me tell you about it.It was such a pleasant day! Sunshine. Not win...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

Have you been watching the Olympics? I have watched some about every night.I have my favorite events. Figure skating and ice dancing are not at the to...

February 24th, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

It’s all history now, but you were either among the millions captivated by the Super Bowl or among the lesser number who didn’t even turn ...

February 7th, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

I’ve been in both situations - either motivated or paralyzed. This time, I was paralyzed.I was a sophomore at BGSU and living off campus.It̵...

January 31st, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

It had been a long hiatus! First, Christmas and New Year’s Day put a stop on our regular Monday visits to the nursing home. Then, our registrati...

January 24th, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

In the spring, when Dad was plowing and I wanted to be with him, he would take me to the field with him. I took a tin can along and picked up earthwor...

January 10th, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

Kelly, my trained therapy dog, and I have been a registered therapy team for several years. She had flunked both service and therapy dog training with...

January 3rd, 2018 |