Hitching up for the Haul

Hitching up for the Haul

I recently heard a fascinating story about a farmer and his horses. This particular farmer harvested crops, and to do so, he had trained his horses to pull sleds carrying very heavy loads. There came a day when the farmer decided to test the weight of the loads his...
How to Drive a Marriage on Empty

How to Drive a Marriage on Empty

I must have been moving a big piece of furniture or something that day, because I had borrowed a friend’s truck for extra hauling capacity. It was afternoon and I was driving down the highway in his vehicle, feeling comfortable in a macho sort of way. The manly truck...
I Spy

I Spy

Have you played the game “I Spy?” The great thing about this game is that you can play it anywhere and it can quickly entertain a restless toddler. The gist of the game is that somebody (the spy), spots something with a certain color in the immediate area. Then they...
Hitching up for the Haul

Hitching up for the Haul

I recently heard a fascinating story about a farmer and his horses. This particular farmer harvested crops, and to do so, he had trained his horses to pull sleds carrying very heavy loads. There came a day when the farmer decided to test the weight of the loads his...
Home Repairs

Home Repairs

If you are a homeowner like me, you likely have a “fix-it” list somewhere in your house. A few couples call it a “honey-do” list because the intention is that one spouse is responsible for repairing things on the list. Some of the items may require one quick trip to...