It was one of those days today…Things just seemed to want to be challenging today. I had my pre-op physical this morning, and it ended up resulting in a tetanus and whooping cough booster, and hemoglobin test. I’m not sure what the shot had to do with it, but at least my left upper arm … Read moreChallenge

About the pie

The Easter weekend festivities all went well. Jenni’s intergenerational event at Sunrise is so well timed and organized by now that I think she feels it’s almost effortless. But everyone who comes really enjoys it. 35 people were there, coloring eggs, eating pizza, and learning about Easter. And Sunday was great, even though I had … Read moreAbout the pie

New Feature!

Hey, kids! Today I begin a new feature on the site which I’m sure will be a big hit with all of you! Plus, I don’t actually have to write much of anything on days that I run this feature… I’m calling it “Re-Captions!” If you’ve got a better idea, let me know. And part … Read moreNew Feature!

Here and gone

Woke up at 5 a.m., looked out of the window briefly and saw there was more than just a dusting of snow on the grass. When I headed out just about an hour later, I had to brush off the car. And the snow was still coming down. It snowed all morning, finally tapering off … Read moreHere and gone


First off, thanks to all of you who wished me well in getting over the creeping crud which infested my body. It was good to be back among the normal people today…Or at least as normal as things get at work. It was one of those days, though: a mix of trying to dig out … Read moreTweets

Every year

It seems like once each year I have to have that cold that gives me that one night of a huge fever and then a day of just being wiped out. Last night and today were it. I hate the feeling: I was cold all night last night, but still I sweat up a storm. … Read moreEvery year

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