Tag Archives: family

Kroc End of Summer Pool Party

Hey Kroc Members! Bring the family and join RJ at his FREE End of Summer Pool Party! Enjoy a swim in the Cove Pool with the lazy river, water slide, play structure, and family hot tub. It’s perfect for swimmers of all ages! Then take a break and relax with …

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The family ties that bind us

As you know, if you read this column, family was a complicated thing for me as a child. I envied my friends who had two parents and who had brothers and sisters. I would daydream about having their life.

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A rite of passage for a 12-year-old

The main purpose of the trip was to see my grandson perform for the last time in a children's play at his church. Next year he'll be 13 and will be too “old” for that sort of thing. This play was a right of passage for him, and I had to be there to see it.

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Redefining family

I’m sure when I was born some 30-odd years ago and the doctor exclaimed, “It’s a ….redhead!” my parents felt what I imagine most parents do in that moment — a determination to protect their child, and to love her everlasting.

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