Category: Family

helping to get my dad on his feet (literally)

Give respect to your father and mother,    for without them you wouldn’t even be here.    And don’t neglect them when they grow old. Embrace the truth and hold it close.    Don’t let go of wisdom, instruction, and life-giving understanding. Proverbs 23:22-23 This post fits with the occasional series around the ongoing care of our “noisy neighbors” – aka the ancients…

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The “Boxing Day” Tradition

Ever since I was a child, the annual “Boxing Day” lunch has been hands down my favorite feast of the year. That’s right, it even (although only just) beats out Thanksgiving. Of course a lot of this has to do with tradition. Boxing Day has been a family favorite my whole life. I didn’t observed…

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