Tag Archives: parenting

Thoughts on His Confirmation, from Dad

The┬ánext installment of our Confirmation presentations is from my husband and Austin’s father. This is what he read the afternoon of Austin’s Confirmation: On the occasion of your confirmation, I would like to offer a few thoughts about how important … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Confirmation of His Baptismal Vows

Our oldest son, Austin, was confirmed last weekend. Hal and I did not grow up in a tradition with confirmation, so this was a new experience for us. We were impressed by how Austin chose to embrace this opportunity to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

"Warning: cape will not enable child to fly" & other thoughts on high risk childhood activities

“Warning: cape will not enable child to fly” & other thoughts on high risk childhood activities I’m not exactly sure what happened to common sense. Was it somehow lost in the haze of ’60s &’70s drug culture? Or did ’80s … Continue reading

Posted in link | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Everything You Needed to Know About Your Baby — From Birth to Age Two

As I find a blogging rhythm, I feel conflicted between reflecting upon my life — right now, as it is — and doing a little get-to-know-you bit. I guess it depends partially upon my purpose in blogging. Because I am … Continue reading

Posted in regular | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment