Monthly Archives: February 2014

Voice To Voice

I don’t own a smart phone.  In fact, there is not much about my life that is smart, except perhaps my wife.  I am happy just making and receiving calls.  Kind of a unique use for a phone I’ll have … Continue reading

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Ice Fishing

This is too good not to pass on. There was a young lady that wanted to go ice fishing, but her husband would never take her.  So she decided she would do it by herself.  She prepared by reading books … Continue reading

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When Those “From Away” Aren’t

I had someone ask me if I went south for the winters.  I said “no, I’m a lifer”.  I’m here year round, watching the seasons and the tourists come and go.  If you watch it long enough, you begin to … Continue reading

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It’s Going To What???

This has been a rather nasty winter, even by our standards.  Much colder then usual with heavier amounts of snow.  So far this year, we have had 28 days with fresh snowfall for a total of about 62 inches.  But … Continue reading

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Perceptions

I just got through reading a post in Good Time Stories called “Judging Others – A Biker’s Story”  It was all about perceptions based on the way a person looks.  How if a person visually does not live up to … Continue reading

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Just Heat and Stir

Let me preface this by saying that my wife is a wonderful cook, evidenced by the lack of leftovers that would normally populate the refrigerator shelves.  I, on the other hand, am not such a good cook.  I am not … Continue reading

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Footprints

I have heard it said that life is a journey, and I guess it is.  Personally, I like to think of it as a stroll through fields of experiences and forests of emotions, with the body providing the means, and … Continue reading

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Raising The Bar

In my younger days, I’ll have to admit that I spent my fair share of time in establishments serving “alternative beverages.  We used to call them bars, and some of them were pretty shabby.  But after imbibing for a while, … Continue reading

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Problem Solved

You know, it seems like the two biggest problems facing the United States today are the lagging economy, and immigration.  So I got to thinking, which, if history is any indicator, can be a dangerous thing.  Our government seems to … Continue reading

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Little Things

I worked for a time for a guy that lived by two rules. Rule 1) Don’t sweat the small stuff. Rule 2) It’s all small stuff.  He was in the habit of reminding us of this philosophy frequently and, after … Continue reading

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