Monthly Archives: January 2017

Points of Life – change

Kids change your lives. For my family this week, a sick kid changed our life for a day and a half. Nathan had a fever on Tuesday, so he stayed home from school.  Leah and I had our 6 ‘school-time hours’ planned for that Tuesday, and very little of it...
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Points of Life – Beans

We have some interesting conversations at the dinner table.  Yesterday, my 7-year-old Nathan was finishing his green beans and the following conversation took place. Leah: Finish your beans. Nathan: I’m done. Me: No you’re not, you still have beans on your plate. Nathan:  I ate the inside of the beans....
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Points of Life – Laundry

When you have kids swim lessons, a family of four, and a 5-year old daughter who changes wardrobes three times per day, the laundry pile tends to build up pretty quickly.  I was reflecting on that reality last month as I was doing a load of reds.  By the end...
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Points of Life – Friends

I’ve know Aaron Baker for awhile now.  He has been a cameraman at WOSN for close to a decade and then, when he got a job  at Waynesfield-Goshen high school, I asked him to become the FCA advisor of the Tigers and he agreed.     Last Friday after Sports...
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