Tag Archives: Thoughts

Why Me Lord?

I AM BLESSED!  Yes, very blessed.  All around me, there is pain, suffering, disappointments, loneliness , you name it. Just talk to your friends or watch the news at any given time and you will see what I mean. In … Continue reading

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That’s just how teenagers are

While I am on this teenagers rant, let me take the opportunity to let it all out.  My last post detailed my dislike for inappropriate texting by my cousin.  After relating this and other teenager related issues with a few … Continue reading

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Mikhail is five!!

Seems unbelievable that the little baby that we brought home seemingly a couple of years ago, is now five.  Where did the time go?  I was fortunate to spend the day volunteering in his classroom.  (he sure is the cool … Continue reading

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Kenyan’s school

I had the pleasure of volunteering at Kenyan’s Kindergarten this morning.  My roles were basically cleaning up after the kids and helping to make paper clocks for the kids to learn time.  Kenyan introduced me to the class and they … Continue reading

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Watching your kids progress

To you parents out there, have you ever looked at your toddler and wondered what he or she will be like when they grow up?  I have done that to my two oldest boys and now I am doing it … Continue reading

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Best Daddy in the Whole Universe

Amie tells me what a great husband I am on more than a few occasions.  I do appreciate it but nothing really compares to when my two innocent (and I use that word loosely) sons hug me and tell me … Continue reading

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Raison d’etre

Today, my lovely, angelic wife decided to work a shift for someone.  This threw the entire family’s schedule out of whack.  I had to leave work to pick up both boys.  I was almost too late meeting Mikhail at the … Continue reading

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Eating, eating, eating…

My 14-year-old cousin who is also our Foster kid, does not seem to know when he is full.  He eats or at least wants to eat every few minutes.  He is constantly in the kitchen, even when he has just … Continue reading

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How does mommy do it?

Seriously, how do I get anything done when I am watching my boys?  They are always wanting my attention and I feel bad when I have to turn one of them down when they asked their daddy to take part … Continue reading

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