Growing old isn’t for sissies

My father-in-law is fond of the phrase “growing old isn’t for sissies” or variations of it. He used it on me recently when I got a new medical device. I really hadn’t planned to tell this story, but judging from the reactions several friends have given me when I told them, I think I have to. I hav … [Read more...]

Hummingbirds in Flight

For the last couple summers, I’ve photographed the hummingbirds at my backyard feeder. They are a constant source of amusement and amazement to me. You can see previous blog posts and photographs: Hummingbirds Watching hummingbirds fly This year, I decided to set my GoPro camera up by t … [Read more...]

Scuba diving with my dad

A few weeks ago I had the cool opportunity of diving with my dad…it was two days after his 76th birthday. We’ve dived together several times before, but it didn’t happen in the order you might think. He didn’t learn to dive until after I had moved to California to work for PADI. He told me it was … [Read more...]