Category Archives: Williston Northampton School

Unconditional Love

When I first started this blog five years ago it was to document Tristan’s time at Westminster School as he left home at age 15. The blog evolved as Aidan left home and it changed even more as I started … Continue reading

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Oops, You Leave Tonight

It’s very interesting how your children’s personality seems to stay constant from their very early days to their adulthood. When Aidan was just a youngster it became clear that he was a creature of extreme comfort. He just loved to … Continue reading

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Small Problems to Big Problems

When your child starts growing up the daily problems start to minimize in number, but grow in magnitude. I am finding so much of my time is spent on resolving issues for my kids. As much as Tristan and Aidan … Continue reading

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Gap Year Problems

With Tristan in a “gap”year before attending college there has been a lot of self-reflection for him.  The house is nearly full with only Aidan away and Tristan has been strengthening that bond between himself and youngest brother Dallyn.  Dallyn … Continue reading

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Williston Football is Getting it Going – Video

Williston football is now 3 – 0 in the early season football action.  After a close win over Westminster (kudos to Westy), the team has won two blowouts.  One thing is for sure, Williston takes their football seriously and has … Continue reading

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Crossing Over to Adulthood

With the two older boys now over 18 years old, the journey to being an adult straddles a fine line that is constantly stretched and trampled.  There is the actual legal age of being an adult and then there is … Continue reading

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A Different Kind of Summer – Pictures

This summer seemed much different then the last few summers. In the previous three summers we were preparing to send the two older boys away for school. There was a lot of work to do as they needed to get … Continue reading

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