Something Special About Having a Place on the Water

My husband and I were out to dinner last night at one of our favorite local restaurants. It happens to be located in the small downtown area near our local university. On any Saturday night during the school year (and especially on nights when the hockey team is at home) it is a bustling place. […]

Fulfilling an Obligation, Creating an Opportunity

When we got the “save the date” postcard from my nephew this winter for his upcoming nuptials in the bride’s hometown in Australia, I knew it would be difficult to convince my husband that we had, if not and obligation, a familial responsibility to attend this wedding of my only sister’s oldest son if at […]