Change of Plans

bicycle shadowThe plaque in my friend’s living room reads, “Life is what happens when you’ve got something else planned.” Some days that is so true.

One night a few months ago it was my turn to cook dinner. My wife was teaching an aerobics class until late, so I was in charge of the evening meal. My plan was to prepare a chicken casserole, but I needed a few more things from the grocery store. Lucky I’m a multitasker, I thought. I put the chicken breasts on to boil and ran out to get the few items on my list.Continue reading