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My 21 year old

It is a little known fact, but I have a 21 year old named Betty . . . Before anyone has a coronary I’m talking about my car.  It’s a 1990 Buick LeSaber.  She’s doing well for her age, the odometer stopped working years ago so I’m guessing we’re pushing right at 325k miles.  Sure […]

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Exciting news

So it’s rare that I’m REALLY excited about anything but i’m really looking forward to this new Author that’s going to be writing posts on this blog.  Her name is Littlefoot, you’ve heard me talk about her before, she’s my daughter! As part of her Summer off from school we’re going to be reinforcing her […]

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1st Sabbath

     So . . . I guess when the idea of a Sabbath comes to mind most people would think Sunday, some may think Saturday, but for the most part it's the verse "Remember the Sabbath and keep it holy" from Exodus 20:8.  Most interpret this to mean Sunday (or Saturday depending upon the […]

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Breaking the rear view

     I've been in an odd mood for the past several weeks.  I think it's effected by several things that are currently going on in my life.  I'm not going to go into them in this type of format; I've learned that I need to reign in how I deal with things that bother […]

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Roller coaster – events from 9-9-2010

So yesterday my mother got married –  It’s been 11 years since my father passed away, I think this is long over due.  Mom & Marvin have been friends for years, decades really.  He and his wife were friends with my mother & father so they’ve known each other for sometime now.  I think they […]

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Next time just take me dancing

A few weeks back my wife decided to sign us up for dance lessons that were being offered by the local community center where we live.  I didn’t say anything in the hopes that my atypical ailments would per chance leave me be this time and I could actually do something that would make my […]

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First day from a Father’s eyes

     It's been several years coming but our oldest finally hit that milestone, her first day of school.  She woke up before I did this morning, I had stayed up late last night working on a few geekFoundry projects so my morning was a little slow going.  She was enjoying her Toaster Scramble while […]

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A new enjoyment

So my wife has been encouraging the rest of the family to be more active.  I like this endeavor so tonight when I got in from work and they were out walking the track behind our apartment I joined in.  There is no greater feeling in the world than that of being welcomed home by […]

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Goodbye to a friend

     In a few minutes I’ll be leaving to meet my brother at the vets office.  For a few years now my mother and brother have kept Pudge for us.  When Nik and I were first married we lived in a duplex we affectionatly call “The Hole”.  There one night this kitten ran in and sat […]

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Signs of wear

     So it’s bound to happen right?  I mean your favorite pair of jeans or your best sneakers . . . the more you wear them the more ‘worn’ they get.  Some would say that jeans aren’t really jeans until they’ve got a few days on them!  It’s easy to tell when a pair of jeans […]

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