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Spring is coming

Monday, March 02, 2015      12 comments

Tomorrow the Orioles play their first spring training game. Yea! Spring is here. Don't let all the snow and ice on the ground fool ya. Last Sunday I drove one of our vehicles to Lafayette CO (Boulder area) so Mike could have wheels eno... Read more

Downsizing and decluttering

Wednesday, February 04, 2015      16 comments

I told you we are beginning the process of downsizing in anticipation of moving/retiring. Her directive was "Do it like we are moving into a tiny house." We aren't, but as I expected, she knows me and she knows that if she says shoot for a ... Read more

Baby pictures

Wednesday, February 04, 2015      7 comments

Today a couple of baby pictures. Yeah. I'm going to bore you with baby pictures. What are you gonna do about it? First up, my favorite short person, Colin will have a sibling come June. Read more

I do not suffer fools gladly.

Monday, February 02, 2015      10 comments

We all have to deal with irritating people. It happens. But it's the truly stupid ones that just make your head want to explode. Friday, my head nearly exploded and it was on a hair trigger all weekend, right through this morning. ... Read more

A tragic story from Baltimore over the holiday.

Sunday, February 01, 2015      6 comments

This story begins in 2010. On Maryland's Eastern Shore, Episcopal Canon to the Ordinary Heather Cook was stopped in Easton by the Maryland State Police. Cook had in her possession marijuana and marijuana paraphernalia and blew a 0.21 on th... Read more

Hit and miss doesn't work well.

Saturday, January 31, 2015      10 comments

There are many things I know from having lost nearly 100 pounds. And one of them is that consistency works. And there are things I am learning about being a hit and miss tracker, exerciser, and such. It doesn't work. Over the past year... Read more

Wrapping up this house.

Monday, January 19, 2015      12 comments

I mentioned the last time that She(WMBO) sprung it on us that she wanted to list our house come this spring. I knew she was thinking in terms of age 65 or so. I thought we would be moving West to Corpus (if she has her way) or Boulder (my choice... Read more

On the Road: Day One 1/8/15 Kodak TN (video blog)

Saturday, January 10, 2015      8 comments

I have been trying to post but these motel WiFis are soooo slooooow. I think I have one that is good here at the Super 8 in Mobile. I am on the road. Day one was in Kodak TN, the gateway of the smokies.... Read more

I have firmed up my 2015 run schedule.

Wednesday, December 03, 2014      9 comments

And it is quite ambitious. I just started in Numbers (Apple spread sheet) filling in one race per month. and it grew from there. The Mainly Marathon Series allowed me to collect multiple states with just a single week long trip. Then a popu... Read more

What is your regional favorite for Thanksgiving?

Wednesday, November 19, 2014      6 comments

I was born and raised in and around Baltimore. Not just Maryland. Baltimore. Very strong roots here. If you get west of Carroll County, that's Western Maryland; east of Cecil County is the Eastern Shore; start to see Washington... Read more

What I play.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014      9 comments

I decided that I needed to get back to my music. I play a number of instruments. Now particularly well, but I enjoy them. I never learned the two stand-bys though ... the guitar and the piano. I play other things. There is the hammered dul... Read more

We are not meant for safe walks ... and other adventures.

Monday, November 17, 2014      8 comments

I generally do not take away a lot from Sunday sermons. There is one I remember all my life. Father Pirronac (not sure of the spelling but who cares? Pretty sure he's not around to complain 45+ years later) was preaching on Mother's Day. He... Read more

Late to the funeral and visiting Mom

Sunday, November 16, 2014      4 comments

I went to the funeral this morning. I am known for being late to all kinds of functions. I was determined that today, I would be on time. Because my sister/friend Pam was reading the eulogy for her mother and I didn't want to miss it. ... Read more

Oh woe is me. A first world problem of the first degree.

Thursday, November 13, 2014      8 comments

My FitBit One died. Kinda. It's acting weird, cycling on and off. When I was talking to the Customer Support Advocate ... yeah they call their call center drones "Advocates" ... she was able to see that my FitBit battery was cycling on and ... Read more

Some People are just so ... so .... (video blog)

Thursday, November 13, 2014      7 comments

This is a very short video clip. 7 seconds. I soooo wanted to post a video from yesterday but my batteries ran out. I run several cameras on my trike, I just haven't learned how to manage them so they don't run out of batteries after two ho... Read more

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