7 Days That Shook The World

7 Days That Shook The World

7 Days That Shook The World Palm Sunday inspired by an original Palm Sunday homily from Greg Kandra After spending the last few weeks in the desert of Lent, suddenly we find ourselves in an oasis, clutching long leaves of palms. But like so many things you see after...

Great weekend

For the first time in a long while, Kathy and I had both kids back home at the same time.  Both of them are planning weddings – Andrew and Liz at the end of December of this year, and Melanie and Jarrett looking at the Fall of 2014.  It was great just hanging...
TALLY HO on PANSTARRS!

TALLY HO on PANSTARRS!

Awesome… got my first glimpse of Comet PANSTARRS tonight! It was tough to find (not very – or at all – visible to the naked eye), but a second or two exposure on the camera at 200mm got it nicely: More over the next few nights! Roger BalettieHusband,...
Comet PANSTARRS

Comet PANSTARRS

While we wait for what *may* be a spectacular viewing of Comet ISON in late November of this year, Comet PANSTARRS will give us a potential teaser here next week! Comet PANSTARRS, named after the Panoramic Survey Telescope & Rapid Response System wide-field...
Decide in your heart…

Decide in your heart…

A fantastic and poignant comic adaptation of some advice that Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield gave to a young fan… courtesy of Zenpencils.   Roger BalettieHusband, Father, Grandfather, Space Cadet, techno-geek…...
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