Category Archives: Family

Memories and Children

When I was a child I used to go running here. It’s really awesome actually …


And cross country skiing here at beaver lake


And although Nicholas was bored and cold, I was really happy to share this place with him.


My wife saw the picture in sunny California and rightfully accused me of freezing the poor child … And I felt sorry for him, except when we came back to my best man’s house I caught him doing this:


Cold my left foot! He was bored! And playing hockey is way more fun than seeing boring old memories of Dad!

Saint Basil’s Cathedral

I visited Moscow in 1988 a few short months before the world changed. At the time I didn’t get a chance to go into the cathedral …

My wife who is all too aware of my Lego obsession bought me a Nanoblock model of Saint Basil’s Cathedral for Christmas.

Building this model brought back memories of my childhood and adventures behind the iron curtain…