A Weekend in Boston

Hayley asked for a weekend trip to Boston for her birthday. This was that weekend. After ingesting too many Dunkin Donuts Boston Creme donuts, we hit the road. After a short walk from our hotel in Revere, we rode the subway into Boston. Because it was Sunday morning, many of the shops in the downtown […]

The Progeny Effect

Till Children Do Us Part Stephanie Coontz, NY Times, February 4, 2009 Do children supplant the things that make committed relationships so great? Or, conversely, can they strengthen a relationship by providing common goals, identity, focus and aspirations? Women’s magazines of that era promised that almost any marital problem could be resolved by embarking on […]


I love Facebook! It is, as you must already know, a social web site where members can find old friend, make new ones, share photos, blog, join causes, play games and many other activities. This is all made possible by a powerful API, clean interface and sensible privacy policy. Yesterday I reconnected with Inger Wicks, […]