Kind People Running Coffee Shops

When I visit Europe, it somehow seems magical. Although I know that the people there are the same as the people here, the parks, restaurants and homes seem to have a bit more enchantment. As a result, I am now deliberately seeking similar spots here in the United States. To my delight, I’m realizing that…

Park, Sleep and Fly

This year we made a brand new discovery. Park, Sleep and Fly packages. We had to leave our car for a month on our recent travels. For around $100 cheaper than staying at the airport parking area, we got a night in a hotel before our travels, a breakfast and a shuttle to and from…

Thankful for Online Church Services

It’s my first Easter in a seriously long time where I can’t attend services at my home church (the one I attended before I moved). Today I’m in a hotel working before traveling again. Such a gift to celebrate Easter with my loved ones from my former home.

Thankful for Medical Professionals Who Care

Photo by Alex Proimos via Flickr, under Creative Commons License This week I was reminded once again of one of the tougher sides of parenting. It seems that just because a son is grown up and out in the world on their own, it doesn’t mean that you lose the instinct to nurture them when…