Building a Family

In a world where couples can barely stayed married overnight, I am proud to say my parents have recently celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary. My parents were married on August 22, 1980. My dad was 22 and my mom was 20, four years later they had my brother Paul.  Three years after that came Ashley, … Continue reading Building a Family

Life’s Broken-Down Cars

A flat tire.  A dead battery.  Keys locked inside. Air conditioning is broke.  You name it there are countless things that can go wrong with your car. My car has had its fair share of problems.  From a cracked gas tank, a few busted springs and a dented door.  But those problems were nothing in … Continue reading Life’s Broken-Down Cars

i’m pretty lucky after all

Our jobs give us more than just money to make ends meet. They give us perspective on where we are in reaching our dreams.  We all start off going to college finding what it is that we want to be when we grow up.  Some of us find out that answer, others need a little … Continue reading i’m pretty lucky after all