Veterans Day

Dad, Gary, Deanie, Dennis, Peter, Raymond, Robert, George, James, Sam, Mike, Janine, Willa, Tom, Debbie, Donna, and me. (I’m sure I’ve forgotten someone amongst my friends and family!) But to veterans everywhere… How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!  –Maya Angelou

remembering Dad

Happy Father’s Day to dads everywhere.  This seems a fitting post after my absence from the blogosphere these last few weeks. My dad has been gone a long time, almost 24 years. I can’t help but think of him every time I sit at the computer, every time I check weather.com, and every time I…