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Posted in thread: Your Thoughts/Prayers/Voodoo Needed on 12-23-2016 at 10:06 PM
Today is the first anniversary of the death of my dear wife of 46 years, Marie. If I were to
say I've shed no tears today, that would be a lie. But I had an "epiphany" a couple of weeks
ago. I had fou...
Posted in thread: Your Thoughts/Prayers/Voodoo Needed on 11-28-2016 at 04:31 PM
This time of Thanksgiving, Advent and Christmas has quickly become a very bittersweet time for
me. Thanksgiving was hard, but I did almost all the cooking, which kept me out of trouble. And
the food w...
Posted in thread: Your Thoughts/Prayers/Voodoo Needed on 11-11-2016 at 11:38 PM
I am currently in Texas, visiting my oldest daughter, her husband and my three grandchildren.
Today, I drove from Mansfield, TX [near Ft. Worth] to Bryan/College Station [closer to Houston]
to have lu...
Posted in thread: Your Thoughts/Prayers/Voodoo Needed on 09-10-2016 at 10:01 PM
I had some fun this afternoon, perhaps at my late wife's expense. For whatever reason, I ended
up trying to find something in our spice drawers [TWO full kitchen drawers] of in the cabinet
Posted in thread: A Happy Problem on 09-10-2016 at 09:53 PM
Thanks, day_trippr! Added a post to that thread, as well.glenn514:mug:
Posted in thread: Got free bottles to give away? Post 'em here! on 09-10-2016 at 09:52 PM
Brewers and Brewerettes...Over my time brewing beer, I have found it impossible to dispose of
or recycle perfectly good pop-top beer bottles. And, as many brewers do, I purchase commercial
beer from t...
Posted in thread: A Happy Problem on 09-10-2016 at 06:21 PM
Brewers and Brewerettes...Over the course of my brewing history, I have found it impossible to
throw out or recycle perfectly good pop-top beer bottles. From time to time, I will buy some
Posted in thread: Old Timer Sayings on 08-30-2016 at 03:11 PM
When my parents built their house, my Dad had a toilet plumbed in the basement, so he wouldn't
have to run upstairs to "answer the call." On the wall over the toilet tank, he hung this
sign:"WE AIM TO...
Posted in thread: Your Thoughts/Prayers/Voodoo Needed on 08-25-2016 at 07:14 PM
Thanks, again, for all the kind words of caring and support. I am most definitely still
processing my "new normal." As I've stated before, this is the first time in my almost 70 years
that I've lived ...
Posted in thread: Your Thoughts/Prayers/Voodoo Needed on 08-25-2016 at 01:32 PM
Thanks for the kind thoughts, Temptd2! All things considered, I think I'm doing OK. Not great,
but OK. For some reason, Saturday was a sad day. I got a phone call from my oldest daughter,
and I shared...