Out of the Bunker

Out of the Bunker

In golf, business, and life, we can find ourselves in precarious positions. Sometimes it’s even hard to take a solid stance to swing without falling backwards! Believe it or not, my best play was to hit it in the sand for an easier next shot. I was able to reach the...
Flexibility

Flexibility

I was recently going through old pictures in an effort to find a better way to store all the pre-phone images taken dating back to the 1960s when I was a child. Barb and I had fun seeing “old” pictures of our daughters dating from 1988 through their high school years....
Are You The Drama?

Are You The Drama?

My mother lived with Barb and me for two and a half years before moving to a memory care facility. We were caregivers for her in the middle of her battle with dementia. And it was a battle. Maybe the better way to say it is that there was daily a lot of “drama.” This...
Patience, Thy Name is Bella

Patience, Thy Name is Bella

“C’mon Bella!!!” Well, it was something like that. I did say those words and may have sneaked in a few more spicy ones as I went to wash my hands of the red, sticky liquid medicine that was now all over me. Bella – whom you might remember eclipsed the great...
Over The Edge

Over The Edge

I was terrified to look over the edge… Bella has never been the dog we worried about. It was always Captain Jack, the great escapist who’d have made Houdini proud. That changed last week. Bella sleeps in our room. As Barb has been away dealing with a family emergency,...