Martin Luther King, Jr.

Last week I took Nicholas to an interdenominational service celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  There was only one other child there.  We didn't stay for the whole thing, just the singing and opening speech and readings from Dr. King's speeches; then Nick got bored and we left, but I got a lot out of hearing … Continue reading Martin Luther King, Jr.

That’s all.

Just as I thought it was going all right, I found out I'm wrong when I thought I was right. It's always the same. It's just a shame. That's all. These are the opening lyrics to a Genesis song that comforts me when things go wrong between Daniel and me.  It's about the frustration of … Continue reading That’s all.

Links for the new year!

Have you been wondering if anything is made in USA these days?Norka Futon makes all its mattresses and frames in the United States.  We bought one of their 8-coil mattresses for our bed four years ago and have been very happy with it.  Last month, we bought another such mattress with a sofa/bed frame to use in our living room.  The guests so … Continue reading Links for the new year!