July 9, 2019
In an idle moment, I happened to google the name of some long-dead relative, and lo! up came a bunch of interesting stuff, not just dry government documents but newspaper articles and obituaries written by surviving loved ones. Genealogical records … Continue reading
July 5, 2019
Comments Off on Yuch! Don’t buy Precise brand dog food!!!
AJ’s, my favorite overpriced grocery store, sells a couple of dog food brands for the fussy pet owner. Even though I make most of Ruby’s food, I do add a quarter cup of kibble per serving, since the stuff is … Continue reading
July 5, 2019
Out the door at 5 a.m., in early July well after day has dawned. It is just gorgeous at that time of morning: cool, clean, and quiet. Most people are still in bed; the few who are stirring are not … Continue reading
July 4, 2019
Happy Independence Day, one and all, whatever your particular political weirdness. Enjoy your freedom…such as it may be. Here in the ’hood, the locals throw a great old-timey small-townsy July 4 parade. It’s grand. Did I go to it this … Continue reading
June 8, 2019
Comments Off on The Difference between a German Shepherd & a Corgi…
…is that when the moron neighbors start shooting off fireworks (or pistols), the German shepherd tries to track them down and rip off their heads, whereas the corgi ends up shivering under the bed. Or on the bed, as is … Continue reading
May 20, 2019
Comments Off on Hello Again, Little CPR Call Blocker! Good-bye NoMoRobo!
Hoorah! The new CPR v5000 Call Blocker I ordered to replace the one that got thrown out after the Cox dude told me the one I had wouldn’t work with Cox’s infuriating modem IS HERE! Thank you, Amazon! When Cox … Continue reading