Are We Ready For The Road?

During each of the past couple of summers, I’ve taken Grace and Zach on what the kids call our Daddy/Daughter/Son trip, and another one is in the works sometime in the next several weeks. This year, as it turns out, that trip could be bigger and better than ever — and that’s admittedly a bit…
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Those Shots Are Money

“I should have never given in the first time.”   Has every parent uttered, or merely thought, those words at some point? I think, for the most part, I know when to tell Grace and Zach no, though my wonderful wife would point out at least one or two instances when this hasn’t exactly been…
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‘Back’ At It

Back at work Monday morning following an absolutely wonderful Easter weekend, I sit at my desk and try with mixed success to maintain a reasonably upright posture. Doing so is often more difficult than it should be, but a bit more effort than normal is being made today after the activities of the past couple…
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A Caring Community

Worthington may be a far-from-utopian community, but it’s not difficult to come with a healthy list of assets. Take what took place in town Saturday, for example.   The Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) Mobile Pack event, which started Friday night and continued throughout the day Saturday, exceeded expectations thanks to a remarkable show of…
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Blowin’ And Shovelin’

It was only a few days ago when our thermometer was approaching the 70-degree mark, but I and no doubt many others knew we weren’t out of winter’s woods yet. As I type this (early Sunday evening), I can see the snow falling out my front door being pushed by a healthy west wind, while…
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