30 October 2016

30 Oct 2016 Ah!  Just when I thought we would be home for a while it seemed like a good time to go to Maine.  We’ve been ruminating about going for most of the summer and fall but things just kept getting in the way.  So now that the weather is getting miserable in Ithaca … [Read more…]

23 Oct 2016

I’m back, and must admit I’ve sort of missed you. A thing to ponder today:  ” Fun is about as good a habit as there is……..”  Jimmy Buffet That would be good to paste on the mirror as a reminder every morning.  Now that I’m retired and getting the hang of it, time seems even … [Read more…]

13 Oct 2016

A thought for today. Shimon Peres, the recently deceased Israeli statesman, when asked how he conducted his affairs with the energy and enthusiasm of one much younger responded that in order to stay young you must make sure your list of dreams is longer than your list of accomplishments. I have struggled in this endeavor … [Read more…]

11 Oct

  Greetings! Have been attempting to familiarize myself with the behind the scene machinations of a web site.  I’m quite sure that there is nothing complicated about it but I do not find any keystroke command remotely intuitive.  As I write I can hear the distant rumble of laughter from Cam, Gavin, my niece Caliegh, Amit and … [Read more…]

First Official Post

Hello! Welcome to my website.  I’m not sure why I have one but my family felt it was necessary. As an introduction and bit of back ground: There was a time several years ago when my youngest son, enduring his formative years and yet still secure in the belief that his father was surely the font of all wisdom, … [Read more…]