Conformity: The Greatest Virtue?

I used to take the children out all the time. Whenever home got to be too much, too dull, too whatever, we’d fairly spontaneously pack ourselves up and hit the road. We’d go to the zoo, a museum, a park, bowling, or maybe just for a walk in some old-fashioned shopping district. Somehow, though, since […]

Fair Day

Tell me the truth: Do ferris wheels terrify you? Ferris wheels terrify me.  But I go on every year, just to prove to the fainter-hearts among my children that there’s nothing to be afraid of.  I’m not sure how good a job I’m doing.  For instance, last night, I rode with Tommy.  He’s quite small, […]