Thank you. Thank you. Thank you.

After a day of pre-Christmas shopping this past Sunday, my wife and I returned just after 7PM to a dark (and growing colder) house.  It was 17deg F outside; down to 52 inside.  Our generator had already been scheduled to be repaired…the next day.  Being the brave and...

A Tribute to My Hero

Ray Autrey 11/12/23 – 01/01/13   One of the things that each of us must face at some point in this thing called life, is its end.  Many of you are aware that my dad, Ray Autrey, has always been my hero.  He was my hero not because of what he did, but...

Thank you, thank you, thank you…

“A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all the other virtues.” ­ – Cicero  If you’re in the United States, it’s time to turn off your monitor, and head home to what’s most important.  And as I prepare to end my week and do the same,...

Thank You

On October 3rd, Abraham Lincoln began his proclamation of an official day of thanksgiving… “The year that is drawing towards its close has been filled with blessings of fruitful fields and healthful skies.  To these bounties, which are so constantly enjoyed that we...