Flying Over Home

As you can see from the photo below, my flight last week from the Dayton Airport took off right over Butler Township. If you examine the photo, you can see Samaritan North, Meijers and the Englewood Dam.

Visit to Wegerzyn Metropark

Missy and I recently took a nice stroll through Wegerzyn Metropark located in North Dayton (see photos below).  It’s a fantastic botanical garden with a mix of English style formality along with traditional midwestern plants.


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Visit to Charleston Falls

Missy and I took a nice walking tour around Charleston Falls Nature Preserve.    It’s a very nice park located about 15 minutes from home.  It has natural rock formations, interesting little water falls, and very comfortable hiking trails.

An Engineer’s Humor

A pastor, a doctor and an engineer were waiting one morning for a particularly slow group of golfers. The engineer fumed, “What’s with these guys? We must have been waiting for 15 minutes!” The doctor chimed in, “I don’t know,

How Facts Change…

Excerpt from the book Half-Life of Facts: Facts change all the time. Smoking has gone from doctor recommended to deadly. Meat used to be good for you, then bad to eat, then good again; now it’s a matter of opinion.