The fine folks here at WordPress told me it was six-years ago today I set up my first blog with them. Though it was days later till I made my first post I want to celebrate with you all. Here is that post on my old site Pondering Things and Taking Pictures.
As I sit out on my porch, with our dog at my feet and the stray gray tabby with the golden eyes laid out near by, I reflect on the day. I am thankful. I am blessed. Not because the day was a great financial success but because once again I realize how fortunate I am. I am reminded daily of this but some days I actually pay attention to the fact I am a rich man in many ways.Today is one of those days.
One way is the fact that I have a great relationship with my parents. They have been married 53 years and didn’t throw out the baby with the bath water when things got tough. I am also thankful that they gave me a safe place to live growing up. We may have clashed on some issues but I knew I had a safe place to…
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