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While walking the dog…


Last year, while walking the dog, I stepped off a curb wrong and injured my left foot. At a later date, while walking the dog, she pulled the leash resulting in a hyper extended left thumb. Since that time the … Continue reading

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Workday ramblings


It’s Monday…. I worked all day. Can’t get a shower just yet because new carpet is being installed upstairs. Got a brain full of randomness to share with anyone who will read this post. First of all the Democrats should … Continue reading

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Well behaved… mostly…


Who says a young dog can’t teach an old guy a new lesson? Continue reading

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Turning 50


The world has changed a lot since 1969. America was far from perfect. The streets were never really safe growing up. We played in them anyway. Something we did have that seems to be getting lost is dialogue. Continue reading

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Just one day at a time.


Part of living includes working. The Bible teaches us that God wants us to enjoy work. We are even encouraged to work as unto the Lord. Enjoying work is a mindset. Continue reading

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1810 Emerson House (a review)


1810 Emerson House is owned and operated by Beth and Tony Bonasera of Beloit, Wisconsin. Beth is a quiet, petite, caring lady that truly thinks about the well-being of others. Tony is an extrovert with a huge heart, Sicilian heritage, a cheerful smile, and a love for cooking. Together this married team live out their gift of hospitality whole heartedly. After a stay at their bed and breakfast it is easy to leave feeling like you made new friends. Continue reading

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A place set apart


Now that the walls have been patched, a fresh coat of paint, and a ceiling fan this room is my personal space. I’ll get around to hanging wall art and decorating as time goes on. Some day this room will mean something else to someone else but until then… Continue reading

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Improvements


I was planning to write a review on this wonderful bed and breakfast we stayed at but got sidetracked with an improvement project. As you can see from the photo my office is being repainted. Technically I repainted the office … Continue reading

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Living life as a countdown


We could all learn to enjoy scheduled downtime more fully if we learn to live in the moment. Continue reading

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Winter has made a visit!


15 inches of snow! That is the official total of snowfall on November 25, 2018 in the city I live in. Although it is not officially Winter, a new season has begun. The thought of that much snow either excites … Continue reading

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