This year, not unlike most of the others, I celebrated my birthday over about a 2 week period. It started with a surprise cake from my family the night before and led into breakfast the day of. A group of my friends got together during the week for dinner and drinks then came the joint [...]
When in Vermont for Alex’s college graduation my family and I decided to take a trip to Church Street in Burlington. I always love to people-watch in Vermont because you really can find some fantastic characters. This masked man played the didgeriedoo especially well!
4 years ago I drove from Michigan to Vermont to watch Alex graduate from high school. This weekend I drove from Massachusetts to Vermont to watch her graduate from Middlebury College. It’s amazing how much has changed in my life in the past 4 years and in her’s as well. Congratulations Alex, I could not [...]
I’m not sure how I got tricked into thinking this would be a fun time. First of all, I didn’t know that people don’t actually ‘swap’ things at swap meets. At least there were things to look at other then old rusty car parts. Reuter got some seats for his motorcycle and Ryan got some [...]
Vicky and I ran the Miles for Hope 5k this weekend – an event held to raise funding and awareness for brain tumors. We surprised ourselves and ran the entire trail in about 25 minutes. It could have been the adrenaline but I think it had more to do with the feeling of inspiration you [...]