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7/5/20
Sunday, July 05, 2020      13 comments

This was such an unusual Independence day, with all the social discourse and the pandemic. this didn't seem like a holiday. Far from it. In the St. Louis area, we had what was called Fair St. Louis, which was a three day fair, with rides, and ... Read more
07/04/20
Saturday, July 04, 2020      11 comments

Happy Independence Day to all. Been a while since I was here. Much is going on. Brad's surgery is scheduled for 7/21. They are going in to get the tumor from the rectum. He has to be there on 7/20 to get a Corona Virus test. He will be in t... Read more
06/21/20
Sunday, June 21, 2020      10 comments

Happy Father's day to all the dads out there. This has been a busy week, great visit with the kids last weekend, busy short work week, ending with the Doctor's visit. I was supposed to be scheduled for my annual physical, but due to the virus,... Read more
6/18/20
Thursday, June 18, 2020      10 comments

Boy the calming effects of a short vacation can burn off quickly. Went back to work yesterday and our helpdesk thought it was a Monday again. Many calls. I felt beat when I got off work. 55 calls in 6 hours! Went to our ACTS retreat meetin... Read more
6/13/20
Saturday, June 13, 2020      10 comments

Emerson had a great birthday yesterday. I can't believe how much these two have grown since I saw them last. Emerson will start Kindergarten in September, and can't wait. Reagan is speaking in full sentences and talks constantly. She is a li... Read more
6/12/20
Friday, June 12, 2020      14 comments

Gee 5 years ago we were rushing to Kansas City as Kati went into labor. Of course, we didn't know that she was going to go almost 20 hours of labor. Today we are headed once again to Kansas City, but to celebrate Emerson's 5th birthday. Since... Read more
06/07/20
Sunday, June 07, 2020      11 comments

A whole lot going on. Brad is headed to NY for treatment next weekend and they are moving to their new house next Monday, so we are going up there on Friday, celebrating my birthday and Emerson's (he is going to be 5! and I will be older than d... Read more
02/25/20
Monday, May 25, 2020      10 comments

Well this was the strangest Memorial Day I have ever spent. It was really a restful day. I stayed in bed until almost 9:00. Made omlets for Margaret and I. Was going to go to church but overslept. Oops! We started converting the closets pa... Read more
5/24/2020
Sunday, May 24, 2020      8 comments

Brad hadn't updated his blog lately, until today. So here is an update on his progress. This young man has such faith and strength fighting this battle. No Impossible with God: I Will Break Cancer, Cancer Will Not Break Me Journal entry... Read more
05/10/20
Sunday, May 10, 2020      9 comments

I woke up with a smile this morning. It was weird. I dreamed of my Mom. She has been gone for 17 years, but I had a dream that she was still with us. Of course in my dream, she approved of everything I do. She got to meet her great grandchi... Read more
5/8/20
Friday, May 08, 2020      8 comments

The week was going pretty well until I heard of two of my friend's parent's death from the virus. The first was is the husband of the girl who was murdered at the Catholic supply store almost 2 years ago. He has gone through so much. His dad ... Read more
5/6/20
Wednesday, May 06, 2020      10 comments

Well I got my shots today from my current ortho doctor and I now understand why I want to change. His office, which I know isn't responsible for this part, called three times to change the appointment from 1:30 to 9:00 to 8:30, and I arrive and... Read more
5/3/20
Sunday, May 03, 2020      9 comments

Well it seems by staying away for so long, I left a log of friends hanging. I am enjoying a day off. My job supports remote access for our company and with a company of over 140,000 where 80% or more are all working remotely, my job has been v... Read more
5/2/20
Saturday, May 02, 2020      3 comments

Gee, as if I needed anything else to bring me down, tomorrow would be First Holy Communion for my kids tomorrow. I got a call from one of them today asking if there were still going to make it sometime. I assured them that we will still do it ... Read more
5/2/20
Saturday, May 02, 2020      7 comments

Gee, as if I needed anything else to bring me down, tomorrow would be First Holy Communion for my kids tomorrow. I got a call from one of them today asking if there were still going to make it sometime. I assured them that we will still do it ... Read more

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