Category Archives: Random thoughts

All’s quiet on the western front…


Another long day on the road.  Today was a little over 5 hours from Jackson, MS to Tyler, TX, and very uneventful.  But, as we know from recent experiences, uneventful is a GOOD thing! By 10AM we were crossing the … Continue reading

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Super Bowl, Downton Abbey… who wins?


I’m not a football fan, but who can resist watching your own “hometown” team play the Super Bowl?  The New England Patriots are the closest team to my hometown so… I watched. and they lost.  BUT.  It was a great … Continue reading

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Color of the season…


Max and I went for a walk today at one of our favorite places – Mariner’s Park, less than a mile from our house. It was a lovely sunny breezy day here, with temps in the low 60s. Not bad … Continue reading

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It’s still raining…


I’ve been pretty busy this past week with work so I haven’t minded too much that it has been rainy, foggy, or misty every day. Now that I’m feeling a little “caught up” on the work front, I am feeling … Continue reading

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Two weeks later…


Max and I have been home for a little over two weeks. I thought I would start a new blog about life at home. However, knowing that so many of you have enjoyed following us, and not wanting to “lose” … Continue reading

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You can learn a lot from a dog…


Last night, lying in bed trying to fall asleep, I started thinking about lessons learned, and lessons yet to come. I’m struck by the way Max simply adapts to whatever comes his way. When we were traveling – moving from one … Continue reading

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Silver City, one week on…


We arrived here just one week ago – and here we are, still… waiting for Tumbleweed. Doug sent me a couple of photos this morning with an update. Mr. T has gone to the paint shop and will be back … Continue reading

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