Category Archives: family and friends

Christmas Past

My brother and I visiting Santa at the North Pole.

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Merry Christmas 2018

Meanwhile, have a peaceful Christmas Eve and may the Jingle Bells Be With You! Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Here we are in veggie central, but first a look at veggies past: You rarely have time for everything you want in this life, so you need to make choices. And hopefully your choices can come from a deep sense … Continue reading

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Things Found By My Mother

If you are delayed after school — or on a date — be sure to call home to save the folks worrying. Continue reading

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Monday in New Zealand

I’m writing you, gentle reader, from the Interislander Ferry as it bears Marge and me back to the North Island. It’s a great way to pass a few hours, have a bite of dinner, a drink, a cuppa and do … Continue reading

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