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A Special First Game

March 26th, 2017|1 Comment

J has been going to his big brothers baseball games since before he was born. Yesterday it was his turn to take to the field. I came out of early retirement to coach once again […]

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A Thousand Words

November 19th, 2016|0 Comments

There is an old saying, “one picture is worth a thousand words.” We have been working on riding with no training wheels for several weeks and this morning with the help of his brothers he […]

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When The Lights Go Out

October 12th, 2016|0 Comments

This past Sunday, after Hurricane Matthew had passed I had a rare opportunity as a night sky photographer. With a badly damaged power grid I got to photograph in my yard without all the light […]

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Not Again

October 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

In the end it’s not the year in your life that count. It’s the life in your years. ~Abraham Lincoln

Back in August I was on the Blue Ridge Parkway doing some night sky shots and […]

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A Fond Farewell

October 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

You don’t take a photograph, you make it. ~Ansel Adams
In a few weeks the galactic center¬†of the Milky Way will slide below the horizon and we’ll have to wait until March to once again capture […]

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Wonderful Sight – A Year One Photo A Day

September 5th, 2016|0 Comments

The principle mark of genius is not perfection but originality, the opening of new frontiers. ~Arthur Koestler
I was amazed not but the sight of this wonderful sunset at Darlington Raceway during yesterday’s Southern 500 but […]

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Time For A Reset

November 28th, 2015|0 Comments

I had to make a tough decision a few weeks ago, N and I were¬†both registered for Carolinas Spartan Sprint and I had to admit to […]

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Not Just A Race

September 24th, 2015|0 Comments

I got a look at my first Spartan Race this past Saturday, the Spartan Ft. Bragg Sprint. I wasn’t a participant just a spectator, I was […]

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Am I Really Ready For This?

August 15th, 2015|1 Comment

I began my journey to better health in the middle of October of last year. A group of fellow dad bloggers got together and decided to […]

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Five Reasons It’s Harder For Dads To Lose Weight

January 17th, 2015|1 Comment

When I started losing weight and getting in shape in this past October it wasn’t my first time. Like many others I have tried multiple times […]