Category Archives: Early Years

Birth to 5 years old

Birth Order- The Second and the First

In January of 1967 Jim Morrison taunted us to Break On Through to the Other Side, and so I did. It wasn’t the intent of the lyrics, I know, but I’ve always thanked my own kids for choosing me as … Continue reading

Posted in Early Years | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Birth Order- The First

Birth order theory attempts to assign particular personality traits to children in a family specifically due to one’s chronological placement in the social structure. Since it’s inception, the theory has been adopted and molded but still remains relevant and fairly … Continue reading

Posted in Early Years | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Jerry and Kelli stuck on a bridge

Artwork by my amazing son

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

“Don’t forget to walk the dog”

In 1972 my mother had decided to leave my father. She was tired of him not coming home and spending most evenings at the bar. She had warned him a number of times prior but he wasn’t stopping her, wanting … Continue reading

Posted in Early Years | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment