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fill up with the right stuff

  Last week Lesley had a ‘bout with some weird bug. She could barely get out of bed. I knew she didn’t feel good when she went  to bed… and so – I prepared myself to be “pro-active Dad”.  That entailed:  nurse, taxi, nanny, judge, play time planner, and much more. But for this task, I… Read more »

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Thankful Thursday : 011

 [Thursdays here at SOF are dedicated to being thankful.  #ThankfulThursday] Today’s post is from Maria Watkins – she blogs at Life on M Avenue about family and their encounter with CDLS  – she and her husband have 4 children.  When my daughter Ella was born and diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder 3 years ago, my picture perfect world shattered… Read more »

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Thankful Thursday : 001

There is always something to be thankful for – Thursdays around here at SOF (speed of family) are dedicated to being thankful.  [One]  I’m thankful for a house. It’s been cold. -30 to -60 this winter.. [Two] I’m thankful for smiles & laughter from our children. [Three] I’m thankful for friendships. Thankfulness is something we should practice! Share in… Read more »