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Rain – Redux

June 2015 - Rain arrived in buckets, truck loads, reservoirs, rivers, lakes.  You name it, that is how much rain arrived.  And, we had grass to … [Read more...]


News – All The News

All the News that's Fit To Print! My first impulse would be to leave the post blank.  Why? Because most of what passes for news is in some way … [Read more...]


Tropical Storm Bill

Rain in buckets''''''''''''''' Did not happen here.  By my estimate, the Tropical Storm Bill prediction was a miss.  Yes, Texas had more rain … [Read more...]


2015 First Fawn

June 12, 2015 The First Fawn Appears We see mother and baby in the yard around 7 am.  The baby was so new, it still had the wobbly leg walk.  It … [Read more...]


Rain, Rain, Rain

The news finally caught up with us in "fly over country." We've had many days of what I would deem "tropical" weather.  Sunshine, humidity, and a … [Read more...]


No Super Bowl Friends

Missing the Super Bowl OK No, I did not watch the Super Bowl. I am not a fan of either team. The idea of spending 4+ hours seemed pointless. For … [Read more...]



The Thomson/Thompson Tartan shirt I owned has long since past.  I have spent many hours researching the surname and y-dna for the line.  At some … [Read more...]


World Series Game #7

I won't be this lonely come tonight in KC as the Royals vie to upset the big favorites, San Francisco  Giants.  It's the classic "little vs BIG."  … [Read more...]


Defensing Auburn

 Auburn and the Split-T Offense One should consider the use of the offense utilized by Auburn to destroy the Missouri University football team in … [Read more...]


Classical Winter Returns??

Where's Summer? As the saying goes, “Walked 4 miles, each way, to school in 2 feet of snow when I was a kid.” In my case that was not … [Read more...]