Dumb things to worry about

Gallery

This gallery contains 1 photo.

When I retired I worried about getting enough socialization. Released from the bonds of the corporate world, there wasn’t coffee pot conversations. I could decline activities easily. No meetings. No business trips. I do (mostly) what I want to do. … Continue reading

Random 5 for September 22 – Aging, birds, good news, gym, crazy people

Gallery

This gallery contains 2 photos.

Another side effect of aging – We have a fairly long driveway with a three to four foot strip of land that runs along the neighbor’s stone wall. It was a tough place for plants because it gets hot between … Continue reading

Random 5 for January 27 – Magazines, recipes, cats, Mom, endings

Gallery

This gallery contains 2 photos.

Sayonara – After subscribing to a magazine for over thirty years, I’ve decided to call it quits. I love paper magazines better than digital. I love to support them but I have to draw a line in the sand. This … Continue reading

Random 5 for December 30 – Death, endings, potato chips, stuff, changes

Gallery

This gallery contains 2 photos.

Another one bites the dirt – Queen said it so well! For the past month I have been thinking of any old friend who I haven’t seen in decades. Periodically he wrote restaurant reviews and I was on the email … Continue reading

Random 5 for September 16 – Stupid, comments, smells, relocations, words

Gallery

This gallery contains 1 photo.

A veil of stupid comes down – We had a power outage. I worked for an electric utility for 25 years. I know how it works. It’s not magic. Yet every time I walked into a room I switched the … Continue reading