Dear Old Dads by kristin

June 17, 2011 at 5:26 pm 2 comments

It’s almost Father’s Day, and I can’t let the day go by without mention. Both Cherie’s father Fred Soria and my Dad died during the past year.

Dan and daughter Cherie’s Dad was more of a saint, and mine more of a sinner (of the omission variety, being absent for most of my life). But no matter what kind of Dad you have had in your life, it’s still touching to me to read about different types of  Dads and what they are like.

Coincidentally, my sister Katey posted an album on Facebook today of more than seventy photos of our blended family.  It was beautiful to see all of the lovely and loving people that came from our two Dads, and I have three wonderful siblings from my own Dad’s second marriage.father's day card

Then, I arrived at work and my friend and fellow blogger Hilloah sent a link to a blog by Marshall Carr, who used to work at Living Light and now teaches high school in our community. The blog was about the arrival of his new daughter Zoey Mae. There was a video about his elder daughter, 2-year old Rowan Ellie greeting her new sister for the first time, and I thought of how much I loved my brother and both of my sisters when they were born, and still do! That’s what it is all about really – the circle of life and love, started with a Mom and a Dad. When everything else falls away, only the love remains. Cherie and Dad


Entry filed under: Love. Tags: , , , , , , , .

Viva Las Vegas by mary elizabeth PIE! by hilloah

2 Comments Add your own

  • 1. maryelizabethslife  |  June 20, 2011 at 9:17 am

    sweet! lovely pics and such a dear message. love it!

  • 2. clipxxxvideo com  |  December 10, 2017 at 6:45 pm

    Hi friends, its wonderful paragraph concerning educationand completely defined, keep
    it up all the time.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed

Not a Wordpress user? You can still receive our posts by email. Just enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 2,730 other followers

RSS Raw Food Chef

  • We’ve Got a New Blog URL November 22, 2013
    Hi Everybody – Just a quick post to let you know that our RawFoodChefBlog has a new url – it is now hosted on our website at We’ve set up a site redirect on this blog so you can still keep up with all the happenings at Living Light, and you can subscribe to […]
  • It’s Pumpkin Season at Living Light! by kristin October 19, 2013
    We enjoyed a foggy morning here on the beautiful Mendocino coast of northern California. Dan and Cherie have returned from a five-week jaunt which took them to the northeastern United States, then off to Europe – swinging London, the canals of Amsterdam, a whirlwind tour of Berlin, a memorable Ann Wigmore memorial in chilly Lithuania, […]
  • Raw Food and Flavor Balancing by kristin August 16, 2013
    One thing we love to teach at Living Light Culinary Institute is flavor balancing. We start teaching it almost immediately – in our first hands-on class, Essentials of Raw Culinary Arts.™ Raw Food Recipes: Balance Five Tastes Flavor balancing is so important – no matter what kind of raw food recipe you create, from something […]

%d bloggers like this: