Saturday is normally my day to write about politics. Today was just too good to delve into politics this evening, but don’t worry, I have my topic for next weekend already. Late last night, I received a text from Jeff, a dear friend of mine in Ohio. He was asking me if I wanted two… Continue reading Ohio State vs Tulsa
Today was the big Apple announcement day! It has been a while since I could watch it live, so turned on the recording at dinner time. Call me a nerd, but there were times I got the chills listening to the new tech and watching the little videos of possibilities! The sad part of the… Continue reading Apple Heaven!
It has been a while since my last vacation of more than a day or two. Covid put a damper on last year, and again this year. We did get a weekend trip over to New York City, when cases were way down, but the time of decreasing Covid numbers has passed. I am getting… Continue reading Vacation Week
My heart goes out to all the people who have been hard hit by Hurricane Ida. So many things are broken, destroyed, not working. One of these things is the power grid, with so many power lines blown down or damaged. The powers that be are saying some homes may be without power for up… Continue reading Loss of Power
At our old house, we had a sprinkler system installed to water the trees and the little bit of grass we had. We did live in the high desert where the precipitation was just about zero most of the year. All of us, even people who hated rain, were glad to see the monsoon season… Continue reading Sprinkler Head
My new glasses came in this past week. Well, the replacement pair of glasses. The eye doctor somehow got my prescription wrong, by a lot, the first time. What I have found, unfortunately, is the new glasses do not let me see far away. When driving, I can’t read a street sign until I am… Continue reading Person of a Certain Age
About two years ago I finally started writing the book I’ve had on my mind for a few years. Last year, I finished what we called the sloppy copy in my K/1 classroom. After finishing, I found three people I consider mentors and experts, and whom I also knew would be very honest with me… Continue reading Wrestling with Demons
It was BBQ night with the gang. Good burgers, good dogs, and good conversation. I’m so glad we can hang with friends again!
Sorry, the Olympics have me engrossed this evening. Swimming and diving are two of my favorite Olympic sports. Can’t wait for the Velodrome events.