Monthly Archives: June 2014

A beautiful girl, a magical place, some crazy windsurfers, and a frightened dog…

I am still posting pictures of our little trip to the Bay Area¬†backwards… in reverse order… because it’s funny… and because that way, I am saving pictures of my little buddy, Willie, for last… There is Mollie, my daughter, gazing … Continue reading

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So yeah, we went to the Bay Area for a funeral…

And I already told you the funny story that went with that. But, just to mix things up, and take a break from the Maui pictures and other weird things going on here, I decided to post all the pictures … Continue reading

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Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of Livermore, I will fear no evil… because there is always Oxnard… (Or): we are now going to have a contest to determine the ugliest name for a town or city anywhere on this planet…

***WARNING: This post requires audience participation… deal with it*** So, I just got back from visiting my mom in the Bay Area. Some of you may have guessed that because I stopped doing posts with pictures in them… except for … Continue reading

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Things I learned today… well, not really, but we will get to that later…

Blogging and dating are essentially the same thing. There, I said it. Maybe it is clear to me because I am so new at this. Or maybe I am just plain wrong. I hope I am. There you are, a … Continue reading

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When rock bands switch lead singers… let’s discuss…

No… this is not a joke… I want to have a serious discussion about what happens when rock bands try to carry on after parting ways with the ‘voice’ of the band. It seldom works out well. I mean, AC/DC … Continue reading

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Magic words that will make you happy…

Say: ‘flibbity bibbity’… go on, say it. Say it at just the right speed, and your lips will bounce off each other. Say it forcefully. Play with the pronunciation… it might take a little practice to get it just right. … Continue reading

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Hey look, this post is really short…

So now ¬†you have more free time… to read that last post I did.

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