Tag Archives: Life

Happy Birthday, Wife!

Happy Birthday to Grace! As always life seems to get more difficult, not easier, as time passes by and last year was no exception. Still, as Grace and I met many challenges I was able to witness her grow even … Continue reading

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Back in May we had Mike and Anna stay with us for a month. They’re good friends from when Grace and I led the young adult community group at LFCC and they needed a place to stay while in New … Continue reading

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Year 14: End

Today was last day of school and I have mixed emotions. I’m delighted and thankful to have finished my 14th year of teaching, and as always I am amazed at how faithful and loving God has been to me with … Continue reading

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Happy 3rd Birthday to Captain Elyse!

Happy 3rd birthday to my cute little daughter! She gives me a lot of headaches, but she makes me laugh so much. I’ve always said I wanted one boy and one girl, and I figured the girl would be a … Continue reading

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Our 28 Hour Ten Year Anniversary Getaway

This past weekend Grace and I celebrated our ten year wedding anniversary with a quick overnight trip into Manhattan. We stayed at the Marmara Park Avenue Hotel on 32nd Street. With the top floor terrace it was probably one of … Continue reading

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10 Year Wedding Anniversary

Today Grace and I have been married for 10 years. T-E-N years! It seems like a long time from when we vowed our “I do’s” to each other, but it went really fast. From our 1BR apartment in Forest Hills … Continue reading

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In rushing to get my passport renewed, I ran out last night to get my photo taken at a local CVS. In 2027 I need to remind myself to shave and take my photo in the morning.

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Kindergarten Algebra

I was pretty upset when I was helping CJ with his math homework this afternoon because he basically had to solve a math problem along the lines of 7 – 2 – x = 3. Really? For a five year … Continue reading

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Jiu-Jitsu Fight Club

I’m on the wrong side of my 30’s, so it was about time that I take up some martial arts self-defense training. One of my few life regrets is not being immersed in martial arts training when I was young … Continue reading

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I’m 36?!

Yesterday, I was 35 years old. Today, I am 36 years old. Therefore I am officially old. Turning 30 was no big deal for me. 35 was fine. 36? It’s over for me. All my youthful years are gone and … Continue reading

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