syncopated

Life’s rhythms are varied. Sometimes we expect a waltz and end up with a tango.  Other times the rhythm is…

Pizza In a Box

Unpacking moving boxes can take your brain to strange places!  Specially when some of those boxes have been in storage…

A Piano in a VW

The process of moving brought back to memory all manner of recollections. Not the least of which was moving into…

Bringing you up to date

I’m kind of glad I took a few days off from blogging.  The days have been filled with both fun…

Until November 9

Ok — we are both well, and happy, and we are on our way North. After our last trip I…

Respite

Tuesday Morning…. We slept better than we have in a long while.  Taking a little time to recharge before hopping…

Done Deal

It’s a done deal.  The mobile home is sold — 2 days early. It all started because the buyers wanted…

It’s not that simple…

Zeitgeist:  it’s the german word for “spirit of the times.” It’s a very good word!  There are periods of time…

SABOT day two

Please excuse me for putting yesterday’s interjection about cheese in place of this post, but you have to make room…

Impatience

I’m a terror about patience.  I have none.  I don’t wait in lines. I don’t go to restaurants that have…

Think it, Do it

The arborists have been having their way with the palm trees here at Palmdale!  They’ve all been given their annual…

Department of Taxation

No thoughts about buying or selling anything in Texas can be complete without talking about Texas bureaucracy.  I’ve said it…

Time to head back South

After a bit more than two weeks in Milwaukee we were “ready” to head back to Texas.  Not “ready” in…

Still alive and kicking

It’s been nearly a month since my last post; my longest pause between blog posts in over 12 years and…

did he fall off the earth?

Life is good, but we’ve been scary busy and correspondingly tired.  More to come in a few days or a…

1968

Peg & I were married in 1968. In some ways 2017 seems an awful lot like 1968. Like the adjacent Time…

Consequences

I’m in a quirky mood today. Boxes all around and I’m twiddling my thumbs half-waiting for tomorrow morning and the…

Cropping Your Own Life

A great deal of life is about cropping out the uninteresting parts.  Edward Weston (Mar. 24, 1886 – Jan. 01,…