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My laptop is temporarily on the fritz!  Resuming posts when fixed because I’m no good with cellphone keyboards!

Back to the Gardens

We thought about returning to the festival on Sunday morning but the botanic gardens called our names just a little…

Choosing to Surrender Freedom

In public and private comments since the post RV’ers No More the one undertone that has been implicit has been: How can…

Upside Down Thinking

We’re in the process of inverting, all of our thought processes. Summer-in-South-Texas is to be approached in about the same…

Swimming Pool Society

You can tell a lot about a person when they’re in the swimming pool!  Sometimes I think my favorite place…

I’m no fun

There was a time, in the early 190’s that I was walking through a factory (where I worked) and one…

RV’ers No More

It’s a done deal! The process took us a little over 3 months but we are no longer RV’ers.  The…

Luxurious Choice

I’m glad I’m not a brain surgeon, or a computer programmer, or a garbage collector. Anymore.  The past few months…

Birding on S. Padre Island

This time of year, birding in S. Texas is a bit anticlimactic.  Many of the species which winter here have…

Thoughts on Value

Value is in the eyes of the beholder. More importantly, value is in the eyes of the buyer.  It is…

Honoring the Fallen

Memorial Day is a “holiday” for remembering the people who died while serving in the Nations Armed Forces.  I remember…

Port Mansfield

A cloudy day gave us a good excuse to enjoy a drive through back country roads to Port Mansfield. It’s…

Gas Buddy Improvement

I don’t know how many RV’ers use Gas Buddy to help with their fuel plans but I wanted to mention…

Overthinking

I’ve been hesitant to write this directly, but I’m tired of normalizing the ridiculous. I don’t want my blog to…

No more head banging!

With a forecast for 93º today I decided it was a good day to go outside to work! 🙂 No, I’m…