Swell Time

Moving forward, just not sure where we're going, but at least we're having a swell time when we do it.

Tag Archives: parent

Out of the blue

One day your babies are at home They need you. You take care of them, Make them snacks Give them snuggles. Then out of the blue They grow up And … Continue reading

March 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

Defiant daughter

His daughter looked up at him, defiant.  He had just offered her ice cream as a way to say sorry. “Daddy, I do not like ice cream.  I prefer cake.” … Continue reading

October 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Graduating and moving on to college

When your kids move out and head off to college it is a big day.  At some point you realize that after you drop your kid off, they will not … Continue reading

August 26, 2017 · 5 Comments

Graduation: Oozing with excitement and anticipation

The weeks were now just days.  Tina could no longer contain her excitement.  She was finally going to graduate.  Of course, like most of peers, she had no idea what … Continue reading

August 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

I love you, no matter what

Unconditional love.   We hear these words and sometimes say these words. But do we really grasp the magnitude of this two-word phrase?   Unconditional, without conditions. There is no … Continue reading

August 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Negotiations cut short

The other day the family and I were in a store doing a little shopping. While we were there I overheard a little girl negotiating with her parents. She was … Continue reading

December 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Again, again

Kids have this amazing super power they know exactly what to do to drive their parents crazy. One things kids do is the same thing over and over again. Of … Continue reading

September 7, 2014 · Leave a comment