Happy Father’s Day!

Posted by: ST on June 20, 2010 at 3:23 pm

I’m a wee bit behind on my Father’s Day post, primarily because I’ve spent most of the last 24 hours with mom, dad, and the rest of the familia. I don’t have much to add to what I’ve written since last year’s Father’s Day except to say that dad is in semi-retirement now, mainly thanks to losing his job back in March because he had missed so much work related to some health issues he was having. It sorta kinda turned out to be a blessing in disguise because now it gives him a time to relax after working manual labor jobs most of his life, which has taken a toll on his body. He works a lot more in his garden now, and has become a “house-husband” of sorts to my mom, doing a little more around the house than he used to. He’s only halfway there, though. Mom’s still trying to train him on the half he’s not helping with ;)

Anyway, happy dad’s day to all the wonderful dads out there, especially those who are serving overseas and who can’t be home with their little ones, or their dads, to celebrate the occasion. God bless all of you.

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5 Responses to “Happy Father’s Day!”


  1. camojack says:

    I called my Pappy from the Lincoln Diner in Gettysburg, on my way back from hiking on the Appalachian Trail this weekend…

  2. Zippy says:

    Hope all had a happy and healthy day! We had a graduation/Father’s Day party and the weather was gorgeous. I have alottttta lotta lottttta leftovers (the Italian curse of cooking wayyyy toooo much foood).

  3. Lorica says:

    Did you get your Dad, his favorite shower gel??? You know the one he can’t “live without”!!! – Lorica

  4. LOL – no, Lorica. He racked up on gift cards and tool-related items :)

  5. Lorica says:

    LOL :)) Poor Guy :)) I just hope he can get his stuff with one of those gift cards… A man has his needs too don’t cha know. :)) – Lorica