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Seven Days Without the Word…

...makes you weak... ;-) I heard this saying on the radio earlier this week and had to chuckle to myself. I decided to use it as a post title, but didn't know whether I should spell it "weak" or "week" - ...

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Up, Up and Away…

Today was a day of travel - in fact, I just walked in the door at home. As I have stated several times recently, my schedule for going out of town has become far more manageable and it is rare ...

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Home Stretch

It's Sunday evening and it's been a good week-end. I can't believe the number of things that we have accomplished around the house - loose ends that need to be completed. Miscellaneous projects in the garage and around the yard. ...

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We’re Back…

For the second time in seven months, I am sitting at the surgery center. Our son, Andrew, has just been wheeled back to have a procedure done on his right thumb - for the second time. What started out as ...

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Blindly Following the Leader

Last evening I returned from a short business trip in southern Indiana. As I was getting off the exit near home, traffic was tied up as a mother goose was crossing a busy street. Several steps behind her, a young ...

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Fisherman

Now that we are pretty much settled in to the new house, the time has come for me to break out my tackle and fishing rods. When I was a little guy, I started out with famous Zebco equipment, similar ...

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King of Awesomeness

Yesterday, I received a Father's Day gift and/or card from each of our children and, of course, our grandchildren got in on the act as well. Each of our kids has a different sense of humor so I can kind ...

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Flag Day

This week-end, among other events, we celebrated Flag Day on the 14th. Most people don't realize that the day commemorates the adoption of our flag as the official symbol of the US back in 1777 by the second Continental Congress. ...

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Westward Ho!

In several weeks, we will be heading out west with Debbie and Randy, Janet's sister and brother-in-law. The four of us have done things periodically together for more than 40 years - actually closer to 45, but we have never ...

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Signed, Sealed, Delivered…

Years ago, there was a song by Stevie Wonder that that included the words "signed, sealed, delivered, I'm yours..." And as I sit here in front of the television this evening, I am watching a new program on the Hallmark ...

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