Monthly Archives: January 2016

April A-to-Z – Really?

If we were having a beer you would question my sanity right from the start. “Are you actually going to participate in the April A-to-Z blogging challenge?” “I am.” “What were you thinking when you agreed to do that?” “I’ve … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – The Big-E

I mentioned the Big-E back in October in a conversation I was having with my buddy at the bar. I had hoped to feature some of the doors, but it was simply too crowded to get any good photos of … Continue reading

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One-Liner Wednesday – Accident

“No one was hurt and the train was not damaged” I wouldn’t normally go with a quote about an accident, but they did say that no one was hurt. This was part of the statement from the people at Metro … Continue reading

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Coffee Tea or Heated Seats

I’m not auditioning for a flight attendant job. Neither am I offering you a hot drink or a warm place to sit. Nope, I’m calling attention to three things I don’t do correctly…at least according to my wife and daughter. … Continue reading

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American Made Hormone-Free Organic Awards

I knew that someone recently wrote about awards. I had to go look it up. It was Hugh, and with all due respect, I am not comfortable with the notion of accepting awards as a part of my blogging strategy. … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – Dexter

Last week, I featured a collection of decaying properties. Today I’m featuring doors and photos of a historic building in my town that barely escaped being torn down. The building survived, along with the legacy of one of the founding … Continue reading

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One-Liner Wednesday – Caddyshack

“Let’s go – while we’re young!” Maddie didn’t get it. She didn’t get it in the AM when it was 11f (-11c) with a 25mph wind, and she didn’t get it in the PM when it was 24f (-4c) with … Continue reading

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