Get On With It

Writing and drawings about work, family and the stuff in-between

Tag: family memories

  • Thanks for always taking us outdoors Dad (happy Father’s Day)

    Thanks for always taking us outdoors Dad (happy Father’s Day)

    It’s Father’s Day and I spent a big chunk of the day outside with the kids. It’s hard sometimes to get the kids out of the house (after all, the weather here isn’t always conducive) but I love it and try to make it a priority as much as possible. Anything outdoors > anything indoors. […]

  • The baby bird irruption

    The baby bird irruption

    We’ve been watching a birdhouse in the back garden for the past several weeks as mom bird and dad bird (?) go endlessly in and out. Lately, there had been a chorus of little chirps coming from the house. Baby birds! Maybe three we thought, based on our expert analysis of those chirps. Well, just […]

  • A trip to remember (happy Mother’s Day)

    A trip to remember (happy Mother’s Day)

    I haven’t traveled much over the past few years, however, I did make one trip last year that was really meaningful. I visited (surprised) my Mom by traveling from Scotland to her home in Dallas, Texas for her birthday. Like most of my trips to visit my Mom, it wasn’t a big exotic destination vacation, […]

  • Thank you Dad (happy Father’s Day)

    Thank you Dad (happy Father’s Day)

    Happy Father’s Day Dad, thank you for all that you have taught me.

  • Thank you Mom (happy Mother’s Day)

    Thank you Mom (happy Mother’s Day)

    Happy Mother’s Day Mom, thanks for all that you have taught me.