Family & Children & Thoughts on Things

A rather wide-ranging and inclusive category on different topics and subjects.

Wimbledon Time!  Tennis Time!

Wimbledon Time! Tennis Time!

“A Blessing for the Tennis Player”   The early Wimbledon rounds are going on right now.  Unfortunately, I haven’t been able to watch any of them yet on TV, but in past years some of the most exciting matches have occurred in the early rounds. And it seems, always, that one or more of the […]

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June 21 is Alzheimer’s Awareness Day

June 21 is Alzheimer’s Awareness Day

Alzheimer’s/Dementia: A New Epidemic?   Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia are affecting more and more families all the time.  Talk to anyone, and they will have a family member with it, or they will know someone with it. It’s terrible to see the toll that this takes on an individual.  It’s terrible to see the toll […]

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Last Post Before Father’s Day!

Last Post Before Father’s Day!

Sunday is Father’s Day.    Happy Father’s Day to All Dads, and to my Dad! Don’t panic!  Here are two downloadable options for you last minute shoppers!  “My Father Can Fix Anything” and “The Perfect Dad” are available for download for 99 cents!  Download, print, and give. Easy. Maybe put it in a frame. It’ll […]

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Father’s Day is Almost Here!

Father’s Day is Almost Here!

Father’s Day! Hurry!  Are you ready?   Well, it’s time to get ready.  These sports items are on sale. But you have to order now!   _____ Click Here for Runner’s Blessing Click Here for A Blessing for the Golfer Click Here for A Blessing for the Tennis Player   Insert dad’s photo in any […]

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Time for Tennis!

Time for Tennis!

  Time for Tennis! A Blessing for the Tennis Player   A timeless game. No clock. Just shots. Great athletes. Maria Sharapova won the Women’s French Open title yesterday in three sets.  Nadal beat Djokovic today after losing the opening set. An incredible match! We may never see players as competitive as Nadal and Djokovic […]

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Weddings!  A Thousand Dreams

Weddings! A Thousand Dreams

A Thousand Dreams   I love writing wedding poems! One of the first pieces I wrote was for my bride when we got married.  We had a friend read it in the ceremony. He did a great job!  One of these days I’ll post that one here. For now, I am showing “A Thousand Dreams.”  […]

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May and June = Graduations!

May and June = Graduations!

  Chances are there is someone in your family—son, daughter, niece, nephew, grandson, granddaughter, brother, or sister—who is graduating from middle school, high school, college, graduate school, military academy, medical school, nursing school, or law school this month. Think back to your own graduations. You were happy to be done with school for a while! […]

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Memorial Day: Of Distant Mist and Muffled Drum

Memorial Day: Of Distant Mist and Muffled Drum

It’s Memorial Day.  Time to Remember Those Who Served. “Of Distant Mist and Muffled Drum” was written several years ago after a visit to Arlington National Cemetery.  One can’t help but be moved by a visit to this national shrine to deceased servicemen. If you have a chance, go. You will appreciate your country, your […]

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For Graduates.  Learning to Fly

For Graduates. Learning to Fly

Learning to Fly: A Message from Parents to Their Graduating Student   Congratulations!  The world needs you!  No pressure!  Dare to fly. Be great.  Your parents are so proud of you.     Click Here to See Graduation Download

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It’s Golf Season!

It’s Golf Season!

  It’s Been Golf Season For Awhile Now   The Masters is over.  Sorry!  I’ve been busy!  Mothers’ Day. Nurses Week. The Boston Marathon. Anyway, I have added a couple of downloadable golf pieces.  $1.49 for a 10 by 8 inch download. And $0.99 for a 6 by 4 inch download.   See these pieces […]

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