Category Archives: Memories

Day 360

Day 360:  I have gratitude for the fun and unexpected reminders of home.  I saw this plate on my way to work…an Ohio plate referencing the Steelers with a frame about the Steelers.  Love them or hate them, the Steelers … Continue reading

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Day 356

Day 356:  I have gratitude for the coincidence of passing through an important place.  While leaving Altoona to travel back home, we passed the cemetery at which many of Marnie’s family are buried.  I know in many ways those resting … Continue reading

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Day 352

Day 352:  I have gratitude for the ease in which we can travel.  I went on a business trip today, and travel would have taken a day via car.  Flying took a few hours.  In a time when we so … Continue reading

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Day 346

Day 346:  I have gratitude for the opportunity to make something that Mom enjoyed.  She liked the kiwi wit beer I made three years ago, and I made it again right after she passed away two two years ago.  For … Continue reading

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Day 330

Day 330:  I have gratitude for the always new and exciting adventures on which our children take us.  During an evening walk, Caden discovered newspapers on the ground.  Perhaps his obsession with Curious George (and in particular a paperboy episode), … Continue reading

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Day 329

Day 329:  I have gratitude for those that have served and given all to preserve and protect our freedom.  As I continue to hear more sad news of bad people taking over cities and countries and forcing their ways on … Continue reading

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Day 325

Day 325:  I have gratitude for the ways in which my company honors troops and veterans.  I saw these in the cafeteria and took one…bracelets to honor soldiers for Memorial Day.

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Day 323

Day 323: I have gratitude for the thoughtfulness of previous coworkers.  The outfit Callan is wearing came from a coworker in Pittsburgh (who bought it as a baby gift for Caden)…it is really neat when the boys wear something given … Continue reading

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Day 318

Day 318:  I have gratitude for the great gift of a bench for the boys that Marnie’s parents surprised us with.  While visiting, they saw this toddler-sized bench and bought it.  Both boys love it…it is nice to have special … Continue reading

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Day 314

Day 314:  I have gratitude for the best and most influential mothers in my life:  Marnie and Mom.  I am thankful for how they have both shaped and blessed my life…I am thankful there was overlap, when both were in … Continue reading

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