Posts Tagged "heritage"

Sharing Your Heritage

Posted on Nov 11, 2013 | 1 comment

Sharing Your Heritage

The heritage conversation started over a naptime storybook, Cyrus, the Unsinkable Sea Serpent.  What’s a sea serpent?” asked my son as we closed the book.   My explanation soon led to talking about Nessie and the elusive Loch Ness.  This led to more questions.  Before long I was deep into a lesson on Scotland and our family lineage.   “You know James, our ancestors had a castle on Loch Ness, Urquhart Castle,” I beamed. “Really?...

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Sometimes You Just Have To Cry

Posted about Harlan Krause by Tom Krause on Jun 15, 2013 | 0 comments

Sometimes You Just Have To Cry

There are a lot of things about parenthood that could make one cry… The cost of formula, sleepless nights, or diaper messes just to name a few. However, for me the absolute worst had to be – immunization shots. At about two months into parenthood, I learned the true meaning of the word “heartbreak”. There could not have be anything worse than watching helplessly as he receives his first round of immunization shots. I...

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