Monthly Archives: January 2019

2 Cook Or Not 2 Cook

Since I started on this cooking thing, it is beginning to take on a life of its own.  I mean, I find myself staring at the computer, reviewing recipes.  Me!!  Recipes!!  And as much as I hate to admit it, … Continue reading

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Through The Looking Glasses

I recently had my annual eye examination and, after some remedial laser surgery, had to get new glasses.  I go to Walmart ever since a previous experience with my optometrist resulted in me walking away from $500 worth of frames … Continue reading

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Missing Mister

There was a time that you knew you were growing older because people younger then you began to call you Mister.  Today, you know you are growing old because you expect people younger then you to call you Mister, but … Continue reading

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Being Quiglian

Today, a cousin that I have never met but who fearlessly yet voluntarily reads my stuff and seems to be of similar persuasions, proclaimed that I am “Quiglian.”  This word, I suspect, was coined in an attempt to capture my … Continue reading

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If One Is Good

If one is good, then two must be great, he said laughingly.  I smiled and nodded in agreement.  But later, when thinking about it, I began to have my misgivings and in fact concluded that I could think of several … Continue reading

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Walking Alone

Maybe it’s because I am well into my years that I pay more attention to those that are aging around me.  Like trying on a suit and deciding how it fits and if you are comfortable in it. I see … Continue reading

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Saturday Surprise Updated

Back in December, I wrote a blog entry revealing the fact that I had volunteered to cook one evening meal a week.  This in spite of the fact that I Don’t Cook. Well, my wife thought it was a wonderful … Continue reading

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Digital World

The other day, while waiting for my car to be serviced, I was sitting in the customer lounge of our local dealership. Soon, I was joined by a 20 something lady. As she sat down, she placed a laptop computer … Continue reading

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I saw this picture recently and could not forget it. So many thoughts rushed to mind. We, as a society, place tremendous importance on beauty. You need look no further then the Oscars to see the minions bowing to the … Continue reading

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Making His Point

According to recognized aero-technical tests the bumblebee cannot fly because of the shape and weight of his body in relation to the total wing area. But the bumblebee doesn’t know this, so he goes ahead and flies anyway. @@@@@ David … Continue reading

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