While I really would love that full head of hair, I want what my children have — the pure and utter joy of youthful enthusiasm.
The kids are growing up but when does being a child come to an end. Will you know when it happens? Will you be ready when it does?
He loved going to the Thanksgiving Parade for years. What happened? When did he grow up? Why did our holiday tradition become a low priority?
I miss seeing trick-or-treaters in their costumes. I miss giving out candy, especially the leftovers. I miss getting to know my neighbors.
An educated person who is willing to work hard and is resourceful has an advantage. A person who understands how to roll with the changes and moments in life has an advantage.
There was one final step. We had to make sure the grill would light. My father and I determined we would light a match, throw it in, and turn the knob at the same time. And pray.