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A Puzzlement!

This has been a particularly unusual time in our household. Something very very very unusual has occurred. I don’t know why. I don’t know how. I have no explanation. If I were of certain religious persuasion I might declare that … Continue reading

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REBLOG: PARENTING, PHASE II

Continuing my week of reblogging, here is the second part on Parenting… I am a parent by experience only.  I am household savvy but hasten to acknowledge that I have had no formal parental training.  That said, any advice I … Continue reading

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REVISITING PARENTING-PHASE I

I announced earlier in the week that I would be presenting some “reblogs” and here they come.  Today is Part I of two that I wrote in October 2013.  The topic is parenting.  My kids hate when I go down … Continue reading

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SOME MEMORIES JUST WON’T MELT AWAY…

I am plagued by a recurring memory of something wrong I did as a young child some 60 years ago.  I wonder if others have similar stories to tell, or am I among the few who can’t let certain things go … Continue reading

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PARENTING & THE HAIR FACTOR

As some of you may know, my wife and I have the distinct privilege of having one of our teenage granddaughters living with us.  Revisiting parenthood, especially after experiencing, albeit brief, the phase known as “empty nesting” is indeed a … Continue reading

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PARENTING, PHASE 1…THE GOOD YEARS!

You may have heard me say this before that I believe parenting is the most challenging undertaking a person can encounter in his or her lifetime. There is no formal educational process to teach you how to parent.  Yes, there … Continue reading

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WHAT GENERATION GAP?

My one granddaughter, Haley, lives with us temporarily from time to time.  When she does, it is a pleasant experience watching the bonding process between the generations.  Below are some true-life examples.  I play the role of Grandfather…Haley plays the Granddaughter. … Continue reading

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