Ed Mero Like the layout and the idea. Really Super!  Jul 16, 2012, 5:38pm

Amy Clifton Oh I just love your recollections of growing up. And pretty much everything else that you write. Beautiful memories!  Jul 14, 2012, 3:46pm

joan solitario love your dad posts :D  Jul 14, 2012, 2:56pm

Jennelle I swear, Mary! I always tear up on the posts about your dad. And I'm at work. People here are gonna think I'm a nut more than they already do. Daggonit. You are such a gifted writer! Please don't stop!  Jul 12, 2012, 4:32pm

Stephanie Stewart Awww! So awesome that your Dad got to travel with you! Such a sweet post!  Jul 11, 2012, 12:13pm

Caroline Beautiful post!  Jul 11, 2012, 8:53am

Shannon Rosan This just melted my heart :)  Jul 11, 2012, 2:52am

KTUN You are amazing. Thanks for making my day with this blog post!  Jul 10, 2012, 10:54pm

Christa I love when you post about your Dad & childhood  Jul 10, 2012, 6:14pm

Jil LOVE  Jul 10, 2012, 5:33pm

Kathy Bess Thomas Both the narrative and the photo brings tears to my eyes. You are most blessed. Thanks for sharing.  Jul 10, 2012, 3:54pm

Lydia So sweet, Mary! He sounds like an amazing father!  Jul 10, 2012, 3:15pm

Lauren Wakefield I LOVE that picture of you and your dad. So cute. And I love this story.  Jul 10, 2012, 2:22pm

Ciiku This is the sweetest thing ever!  Jul 10, 2012, 2:17pm

Faye Bernoulli Aaaaand you have me crying again!! Your dad is awesome-- has he seen the NASA documentaries (When We Left Earth) on Netflix? We were obsessed with it!  Jul 10, 2012, 2:11pm

Tricia So sweet, I can only imagine how proud your dad must be of you! (We had those Britannica's too... I'm pretty sure my parents still do!)  Jul 10, 2012, 2:04pm

Emilia Jane Aww this is so cool! And what a huge blessing to have a father like this :-)  Jul 10, 2012, 1:45pm

Jackie What a lovely story about your wonderful dad! He must be very proud of you!  Jul 10, 2012, 1:40pm

Susan Evans That's awesome! Bless your dad.  Jul 10, 2012, 1:37pm

Melissa What a moving post, Mary.  Jul 10, 2012, 1:13pm

Lara Love this.  Jul 10, 2012, 1:11pm