A royal weekend

A royal weekend

This weekend, just after we watch the big royal wedding, we'll be hanging out with kings. We're heading up to Shawano on Saturday for the first official race of  the Dirt Kings Late Model Tour's second season. I watched with great fascination as my friends Sandy and Jason Schultz and their daughter Katelynn built a [...]

And more, much more than this, she rode the subway

And more, much more than this, she rode the subway

My mother traveled more than 2,000 miles to celebrate her grandson's birthday, but the real indication of how much she wanted to be a part of Charlie's 30th celebration happened after she got to Manhattan. That's when Grandma Peggy, lifelong germaphobe and avoider of big crowds and closed spaces, rode the New York Subway. Start [...]