Is hope our Family canopy? The first year in 30 with a canopy, instead of a regular beach umbrella. Mom is no longer tall. The start of a Summer Beach day. Three different people. Three different hopes and dreams. What’s the common thread in every Family? Praying we figure it out. Every last one of us. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.