Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Sunday, May 8, 2011

365 Days With Jesus

Happy Mother's Day!

The photograph to the left is the spot where I proposed to Janie (she said "yes," but I honestly have never figured out why haha). The view is spectacular and Janie & I had taken many walks to this spot up above her parents' cottage in Vermont.

I had gotten the ring in the summer of 1984, and I just had to show it off to the cool waitresses I worked with at the Piccadilly Deli where I was a cook at the time. Afraid of losing it, I

Sunday, May 1, 2011

Pride Goeth Before A Summer

Growing up on Cape Cod in the summer is a very wonderful thing: beaches, bare feet, sailboats, bikes and...lawnmowers.

Once when I was thirteen or so, I was mowing the lawn with my family's Snapper riding mower (this one didn't have a steering wheel, but rather, strangely, handlebars like on a three-speed bike). I was listening to the radio in those pre-ipod days, so that meant wearing