Here’s to amazing foster care providers during an extraordinary time

Here’s to amazing foster care providers during an extraordinary time

We have met some incredible people during our journey as foster care providers, men and women who rise to significant challenges every single day, and then wake up the next morning (sometimes from a bedroom floor where they have slept all night) and rise again. I met a very capable, very young woman during my [...]

Friday Faves — Christmas Stars (featuring my friend Mrs. Claus)

Friday Faves — Christmas Stars (featuring my friend Mrs. Claus)

November has always been a busy time of year for my friend Mrs. Claus, and this year is no exception. In fact, 2020 has presented her with even more challenges -- how to keep the big guy healthy enough to circle the globe on Christmas Eve, how to convince those elves to keep their masks [...]

Friday Faves: The Euro Shop, Josef’s Gyros and my Bug

Friday Faves: The Euro Shop, Josef’s Gyros and my Bug

A slap bass could score the following endorsement of these two excellent businesses, but only due to the Seinfeldian nature of my life. I called Josef’s Gyros recently to order a hummus platter and one of their extremely fresh Greek Salads. “Could you describe your car?” the gentleman asked. “Could I!” I thought and sat [...]