Gillette Reunions

My mom’s family had reunions every year at the same time so that we could make sure it was on our calendars.  Dad’s family, however, had get-togethers.  Dad’s family had one girl and five boys.  Grandma Gillette used to say that she grew up on a farm and married a teacher so she could get …

Competition

I had an epiphany when I was visiting my brother and his family in Auburn, Alabama. Rob’s oldest son, Brad, invited me to play Frogger – a video game. I’d never played it before, but it sounded fun. I really enjoy both my nephews, Brad and Max, and if they invited me to something, I …