A Walk Down Memory Lane

  As I took my walk today, I strolled down memory lane.  I was brought back to a time in my life when all you had to do was enjoy what was in front of you.  Arlington Heights 1960 St. James School 1st grade, Len & Irene’s candy store, 924 N. Kasper Avenue, childhood house, […]

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What is Minimalism?

   A ROAD LESS TRAVELED BY CHOICE When I talk about minimalism people immediately point out the things that I own and that I have tons of stuff.  I try to explain to them that minimalism to me is not living in extreme poverty or without things it’s about living cognizant, making intelligent choices about […]

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Pancakes and Syrup

I woke up from a dream as vivid as the day it happened that day has been etched in my brain forever.  It was a Saturday morning in early June, sun was shining, the birds were chirping, you could smell mitt oil from everywhere, everyone was breaking their new gloves that they had purchased at […]

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Thank you to a brotherhood

I always knew that St. Viator High School was a very special place but as I get older, travel, use social media I realize it was and is more special than I could ever have imagined.  Saying you are a graduate of St. Viator High School elicits many things to many people but to me […]

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