Tag Archive | Christmas

Still Bleeding – An Update


Anybody miss me? Anyone want to read weird writings from my brain? Yeah, don’t answer that. My head is not a place I would recommend for anyone to explore. What you always see here is just a small part of what goes on up there. I am just happy I can get this focused enough […]

We Finally Have an Answer

We Finally Have an Answer


Do you and your family always get asked that same question over and over again? You know what I mean. No? Ok, I’ll give you a few examples. Some friends of ours were dating for the longest time and of course the question they got asked all the time was, when are you getting engaged? […]

2015 Winter Warm-Up Preview


With the weather warming up here in St. Louis, I have decided to get back to this blogging thing. Let’s just say it was better for me not to blog during the month of November. Between being busy at work and not really being able to share my opinions, I silenced my own public forum […]

Cookie Party


I love cookies! I love Christmas! So it would make a lot of sense that I love Christmas cookies. I am not sure what makes a cookie a Christmas cookie to you but I know what it means to me. Christmas cookies are cookies that are special because family or friends share them with you […]

My Movember


Well, I did the furlough fuzz, the playoff patch, so why not try this no shave November or Movember thing? What is no shave November you ask? Simply it is the annual tradition when men don’t shave for the entire month of November, growing facial hair in the name of raising awareness of men’s prostate […]

Crazy Thoughts


Most of you that know me know that I rarely watch the news.  My newscast is Sportscenter.  On the local newscast, I don’t like watching anything normally but weather and sports.  Bad news gets to us.  It’s not healthy to watch. Let me start by saying:  Guns do not kill people!  The people who put […]

12 Days of Christmas

12 Days of Christmas


Some of you may not know that there are really twelve days to Christmas.  The 12 days mark the time from Christmas to Epiphany.  Epiphany is the time the Wise Men came to deliver their gifts to the baby Jesus.   For more information read Matthew 2: 1-12.  Some cultures celebrate Epiphany with a King’s Cake […]

Christmas Letter


This is my Christmas blog.  It is going out to over a thousand or so people who have read this little blog already.  If you got a Christmas card from us, you may recognize some of the content here. Our year started by going to Disney World with our friends the Rohmans and Millers.  Was […]

Things I Just Don’t Understand


Well baseball season is over, but there are still a lot of things that need to be decided in St. Louis Cardinals baseball.  So I am gonna go away from them for a blog here to cover a few things I just don’t get.  Now let me be straight with you all. I am not […]