Category Archives: Water


So what’s been happening in the many months since I blogged regularly?  Allow me to present a summary in photos…. One of my dearest friends, Shay, treated me to an unforgettable vacation.  We went to Orange Beach, Alabama, where we … Continue reading

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Last day of summer

…and what a fantastic summer it was. Technology galore!  Adam purchased an Xbox with his own money.  Tatum discovered the joy of [supervised] YouTube. My children can work electronic devices better than I can. Hot, humid days were spent in … Continue reading

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Farewell first grade

Adam celebrated his final day of first grade this morning with games and pizza outside with his class.  He said goodbye to his best friends M and C [a.k.a. The Three Musketeers] and even introduced me to the girl he’s … Continue reading

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The life aquatic

Our clan went swimming with Merilynn not too long ago.  No words of mine can ever come close to articulating what this fantastic woman means to our family.  Hell, she is family.  One day I’ll have to transcribe the Book … Continue reading

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Dance card full

Let’s recap my schedule this week:  first date earlier tonight with B, third date with D on Thursday, and fourth date with C on Friday, and first date with M on Saturday.  Even typing that sentence exhausts me.  I cannot … Continue reading

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Something like Skype

Please excuse my subpar Photosynth skills.  I used the app to capture the view from Gilbert’s house.  Or at least attempt to capture the view.  It’s just something you have to see to believe.  Photos simply don’t do it justice.  … Continue reading

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Independence Day

I cannot experience this holiday without thinking of what my country means to me.  What happened in California taught me that this is not the land of liberty.  Compared to other nations we enjoy considerable freedoms– and for the First … Continue reading

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