Archive for July, 2010

Preventative Maintenance

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

 

“The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.”

John F. Kennedy

 

This summer marks the fifteenth year my husband and I have lived in our home. It seems like just yesterday we were moving in and finding a place for everything. Our adult children were just youngsters then, excited about their new rooms and big shady yard. As we carried in a steady stream of boxes, they ran in and out, claiming this space as their own. On that first day, I remember my husband Mike and I embracing in the middle of our living room, imagining the memories we would make here, so much of our family‚Äôs future stretching out in front of us. (more…)