Monthly Archives: September 2012

Away We Go!

Karen met Alexis for the first time on Thursday. As expected, they hit it off and a plan was developed. Where was I? Off on Cooperstown business, but I arrived towards the tail end to hear what was decided. When … Continue reading

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Making It Not Quite On Our Own

I’m no Romney, but I’ve done well. Yes, I made my own money, or, as Mitt says, “Everything I earned I earned the old-fashioned way.” But without help? Not on your life. Sure, it was my math test results that … Continue reading

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New York’s Alright (Even If you Don’t Like Saxophones)

I turned 50 last Friday, a milestone that doesn’t sit all that well with me. It’s the beginning of being old, when the only people who say “oh, you’re just a kid” are in their 70’s. To mark the event, … Continue reading

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Opening Soon

All of you know about Nate’s two soon-to-be businesses, Alpha Folks and his strip mall art. Alpha Folks is a bit further away than I’d hoped but his art is nearly ready to unfold. We got back ten pieces from his … Continue reading

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At the Bottom of the Ladder

September 2012. There’s no school for Nate, for the first time over 15 years, but we have a plan. I was thinking after graduation how to fill Nate’s time, how to make him productive. We know he has the skills; … Continue reading

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