Tag Archives: Family

Take time to celebrate!

Today would have been my father’s 97th birthday, and it’s the first since he passed away.  So it is, of course,  a day when a few tears will be shed.  But it’s more in keeping with his personality to take time … Continue reading

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Millions of Holy Innocents today

As we celebrate the Feast of the Holy Innocents, the question arises: How, in our modern world, did the needs of children come to be seen in opposition to the desires of adults? Continue reading

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Reuniting family

This weekend included a whirlwind trip to a family reunion.  I left home hours before dawn on Saturday, drove 540 miles south on I-35, and met up with my father, sister, and niece in a small town in Missouri.  After … Continue reading

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