Back From China

Quick update to say we had a great time in China! See photos from our trip here. It took a full week adjusting to the time change on the way home. Alex is in San Antonio TX and comes home Friday and starts school Monday. Alex called today and said he just shook David Robinson’s . . . → Read More: Back From China

Summer Is Near

Wow, it’s HOT once again in Phoenix! 109 yesterday… Alex and I went swimming last night, for the first time this season. The pool temperature had been hovering around 80 for a few weeks, but warmed up to 85 over the last 2 days.

Alex turned 16 on March 16th! He had a party at . . . → Read More: Summer Is Near

Holiday Update

I was in charge of sending out the Christmas cards this year, so that was the end to the nice letter that Maria did each year. Since more people are reading this, I figured I better make an update.

Maria’s dad visited us at Thanksgiving. We had a great visit. Maria got tickets to the . . . → Read More: Holiday Update


Well, it’s been quit a summer…. lots of traveling. We went to Michigan 1 week to visit with Maria’s family and then a second week to visit with my family on Coldwater Lake. Alex stayed for the whole time and worked on his wakeboarding. Two weeks later we went on our first cruise. We enjoyed . . . → Read More: Update

One Week Of School

Less than one week of school left… Alex is staying focused on school and final exams, but he is looking forward to summer. We’ve booked an Alaskan Cruise for later in the summer. We’re all excited, as we have never been on a cruise before!

Band Concert

Maria and I attended Alex’s band concert last night. They sounded ok.