My Gray Stripes

Becoming whole through family life. Desserts help.

Family Answers Fast, my new blog

Family Answers Fast is my new blog where I get to the point about what matters; gems for a happy life!  More practical how-to and less narrative than My Gray Stripes, … Continue reading

July 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Boss chose me

My best friends chipped in their precious pennies to purchase a birthday gift for me, The River by Bruce Springsteen, when I “was just seventeen.” While I owned other albums … Continue reading

December 18, 2012 · 3 Comments

Hardball life

Club baseball is crazy rough and tumble. Teams are brutal in how they cream the best prospects, quickly dumping players who don’t perform. Franchises run like slick costly machines. Some … Continue reading

November 8, 2012 · 5 Comments