A new perspective

Of course, my newest brother in-law offered a fresh perspective when he joined our family last year. An only child, Chip married a woman with five sisters and three brothers. But transcending his game willingness to jump into the crazy, loud, logistically challenging mayhem of a super large family, is the actual perspective Chip brings [...]

Food is love. Dobar Tek!

We are genetically unsuited for crafting. Hailing from a direct line of butchers, coal miners, milkmen and telephone linemen, we come from people whose strong hands wrapped comfortably around cleavers, chisels, steel and spikes. We've neither the patience nor the daintiness necessary for beautiful scrapbooking, embroidery or etching. My sweet little niece and I once aborted [...]