Prayers from an Agnostic

Dear God, Goddess, Heavenly Father, All-Knowing Being, Creator of the Universes, Connector of All Things, Hi. Hey There. Hello. – It’s me, Mary Phelan McChesney Toohey. Maybe you already know that. I’m not really sure how to greet you – or what to say at all actually. I just have a lot on my mind […]

MoMo, Monkey and Mouse: An Anthology by Day

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Friday: OMG OMG OMG OMG a Mouse. In the House. Quick – get the broom and the bucket We will dispense of this little creature without haste.   Saturday: Well. This is unpleasant. So unpleasantness is what we will rain down on this world. All forms a warfare will be enlisted. It will be a […]

The 40 days of Giving Campaign for Erich McChesney was a success!

Hi All, so it’s been awhile since I have posted on here, but I thought this might be a great place to keep track of our fundraiser that we held for the first time this year in honor of Erich. We wanted to raise $10 a day for 40 days and we did that plus […]

Memorializing Erich

On This Day. 2 Years Ago. We Memorialized Erich McChesney at First Pres. in VB with songs, hugs, speeches, prayer, tears and bagpipes – and then the next day we set him free out on the water off 47th street with more hugs, love, toasts and songs. I wanted to grab all of the kind […]

The Big Scary Question Everyone Has….and Needs An Answer to…

We all have one. That thing in your life you constantly wonder about, ponder over, rationalize yourself in or out of again and again… It’s different for everyone – BUT yet the same. It drives us to live our life or change our life depending on where we are or what path we happen to […]

We meet up with the cheznutts far into yet another leg of their adventures

In order to prepare for a massive transition within our family in 2015 we will start – today – by transcribing a story about our lives, our adventurers, our passions, hopes and dreams. Everything from the mundane to the life-changing and all else in between will be shared as often as necessary. I invite you […]