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Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Coop Backpacks thru Europe Part 38 – North Sea

It was Wednesday December 5th and I awoke in my upper bunk in the Christian Youth Hostel in Amsterdam, the smell of hashish and tobacco in the air as it usually was.  I had not slept well, my mind... [read more]

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Support North Valley Caring Services

Dear friends and family… For the 9th year, on the occasion of my 62nd birthday, I am raising money for North Valley Caring Services. NVCS is a community organization that supports the emergen... [read more]

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Coop Goes to Europe Part 37 – Intimate

It was still a cold and rainy Tuesday December 4th and I and my three comrades were still high from the hashish we’d smoked before leaving the hostel that morning, and now drunk from the five gla... [read more]

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Coop Goes to Europe Part 36 – High

It was Tuesday December 4th and I awoke to that same smell of hashish and tobacco that had been in the air as I drifted off to sleep last night, only more so. It was not a minute later and Butch wa... [read more]

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Coop Goes to Europe Part 35 – Otto & Anne

It was Monday afternoon December 3rd when I finished my walk from the Heineken Brewery back to the big Amsterdam train station on the south shore of the Ijsselmeer, the huge human made lake just no... [read more]

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Coop Goes to Europe Part 34 – Amsterdam

It was late Sunday afternoon December 2nd when the train I had boarded in Best arrived at the big Amsterdam central station. The mostly clear skies in Best and across the Netherlands had given way ... [read more]

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Coop Goes to Europe Part 33 – Hugo

It was Saturday evening December 1st when I parted company with Angelica and Helmet and left Munich on the train headed west toward Ulm and beyond. Since my student rail pass did not allow me to si... [read more]

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Coop Goes to Europe Part 32 – Angelica

It was Monday December 1st and I awoke in Angelica and Helmut’s guest bedroom. A real bed with real bed linens, not the sleeping bag on the bunk mattress that had been my nightly resting place fo... [read more]

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Coop Goes to Europe Part 31 – Starting Home

Lefty Parent- Living and Parenting Without The Rule Book

Coop Goes to Europe Part 30 – Beth