By Timothy & Jean Imholt We are autism parents. Autism itself was the subject of television commercials until our son, Emmit, was diagnosed at two years old. The mere mention of the word brought on fear, doubt, distress, anger, guilt, and denial all at the same time! In retrospect this was understandable given that … Continue reading We are autism parents, and there is hope
What's the use of being elected or re-elected if you don't stand for something President Grover Cleveland On Tuesday Rick Santorum gave a speech at the Cornerstones NH event and if the only think you were listening for was: "Is the Former Senator and Runner up to Mitt Romney in 2012 running again?" then the … Continue reading Rick Santorum in Manchester 5-12-15 Story #2: The Cause
My oldest son has been coughing for days so I drove him to class this morning, when I went to pick him up I had on the radio and the conversation was about caring for elderly parents. Specifically keeping a log so you can record what you do and assign an hourly rate for it … Continue reading What have we become?
...but I'd like to thank everyone who has hit the tip jar this weekend, that managed to pay for the rental and Stacy has been hitting the Gas so that has covered the trip. Not to mention a huge thank you to the Lonely conservative and her husband who are slightly less lonely since they … Continue reading I should have done this before the first roadtrip…
to Funspot. Today's posts will be mostly scheduled so approval of comments might be slow. I don't know if they have wi-fi but I don't know if I really want to spend time posting from there. If you want to see my post about Funspot, the largest arcade in the world it is here. Update: … Continue reading An FYI Off with my son today… UPDATE Funspot blogging!
One of my many Nephews (Italian Family you know) has very little in common with me: I am bald he has a full head of hair, He is ripped I am fat, I wear a beard, he is clean shaven, he plays several instruments from violin to guitar, I don't. He is very single and … Continue reading The Ewock woman of Emily’s list vs my nephew Matt
Yeah I'm up a little later than normal, but it's always important to remember that there will always be a new headline and a new annoyance in the news to opine about on the hour ever hour, but the wife next to you is a precious gift. Never forget that when you make a tweet … Continue reading The news will still be there
...it is still less scary than knowing your oldest is going off with somewhere where a friend is trying to set him up with a girl. Oddly in the digital age you can look up said girl on facebook etc, doesn't make it less scary for me. It's worse when you are Italian. He is … Continue reading Even when long unemployed and the financial future uncertain…
...were the first words out of my son's mouth a few minutes ago when he came home from work. That really threw me off until I remembered that I pulled into Romano's mkt on the way home from confession today and without thinking walked home leaving my car parked there. Good thing he mentioned that … Continue reading “Dad, Where’s your car”?
And the oldest has come back with the Deans list for the second quarter coming. That maintains the scholarship as well, even if things don't turn out all right in the job or writing front at least there is a second year of college that I won't have to worry about.
...with President Obama's aunt staying. You know I don't care for or agree with the guy but he's the president for crying out loud. I think he should have had to make a formal request, and pardon her for the violation, but either way what's the point of being president if you can't take care … Continue reading I’m likely the only conservative who doesn’t have a problem…
...it looks like she might have finally turned the corner! It is a real relief to see her making any breathing improvement.
One of the effects of the modern treatment of the elderly are the two extremes of leaving and ignoring them, or overdoing it so you are all over them doing everything. To ignore the elderly is to give no value to their life or relationship to you, to overcompensate is to suggest that they are … Continue reading Ladies in their eighties, doing rather than done for
...so that's a start. I'll be uploading and posting for the next several days I have an awful lot of material and it might take a little bit to get it all taken care of. Meanwhile lets have fun with Liberal Math! No wonder the teachers union need Crist to cover their backs..