Love You Dad…

I don’t get to celebrate Father’s Day in the traditional way as a Dad, so I cherish my daughters from afar, am thankful for their intelligence, health and beauty (#ThisDadWontQuit), and I do my best to relish this day as a son with thoughts of my Dad.  “Yellow roses grow in heaven, Lord pick a […]

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First Father’s Day Without My Dad

  First Father’s Day without my Dad, there is a void, an expectation that he is still here, as he ALWAYS will be for me. This says it all… “My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me” ~Jim Valvano “We thought of you with love today. But […]

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My Dad…

2009 when the girls were still a part of my parent’s life. My Dad, Sheldon Rubin (yes Sheldon/Shelly… the scene in “When Harry met Sally” didn’t make it easy for me to look at my Dad for a while, LOL), taught me the value of friendship, at all levels, and how important it is to […]

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A Father’s Day message to my daughters…

No man can possibly know what life means, what the world means, what anything means, until he has children and loves them. And then the whole universe changes and nothing will ever again seem exactly as it seemed before. In my eyes… that goes double for having daughters. To my girls… First and foremost… BE […]

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My father taught me the value of friendship…

12 Most Important Lessons We Learned from Dad via #10. Ted Rubin My father taught me the value of friendship, at all levels, and how important it is for you to be a friend first without expectation. He was always doing things for our neighbors… cleaning up, fixing things, helping out in any way […]

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Ted Rubin "Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass, it's about learning to dance in the rain."

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