Be Nice…

My wife was at a Staff Meeting tonight, which basically means I was on my own. Now, for some people that might mean dinner out and a chance to do whatever they want. For me it meant two slices of left over mushroom quesadilla, U-Verse, and a chance to watch Road House… yet again! If…

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A Fresh New Coat of Kindness…

I didn’t want to leave the house today… for anything! Truthfully, I didn’t even want to get dressed. It’s grey outside, cold – by Southern California standards and threatening to rain – again. Lesley has decided it doesn’t take very long for anyone living her to become what she lovingly refers to as a “Weather…

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Out Of The Box…

My father would talk about a lot of things when I was ‘little’ and rode with him to work. The drive from the South Shore of Long Island to Bensonhurst was formidable enough at five-thirty or six o’clock in the morning, but it was downright brutal heading home regardless of the day or time. It…

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A Sign of the Times…

I’d love to be able to show you a picture of the two banners we had hanging from our front gate this morning, but I can’t. Not because I don’t want to… I do. It’s just that they – “the City” – made us remove the banners because they were in violation of one of…

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