Over the weekend we acquired a kitten from PAAW – the Pet Adoptive Alternative in Warren. After Zeus died, I wasn’t sure we’d be a two-cat home again, but I knew Doug and Loki would let me know if and when they were ready for a new friend. I left it up to Doug, figuring […]

My weekend in slices: Saturday Night was was Skating Night at BonaVenture Family Center, which is really just a Pee Wee Rave without the E. The boys wanted to go skating. We’d done the educational thing, we’d eaten a heavy lunch, we’d taken naps, so you bet, let’s kill that stored up nap energy at […]

(there are probably more than a few seamspeople, but I wanted to throw as wide a net as possible) This is my Dad. He retired from the Detroit Police Force in 1996. I wear this badge I pilfered from my mother’s jewelry box many years ago. It has his badge number. My dad used to […]

(if this looks familiar, it’s because I post a version of it every year) It was 17 years ago today that Douglas Stormer married MontiLee Points in Las Vegas, Nevada.  We had saved up our money for over a year, planned two and a half days on the train, three days in Vegas and one […]