Tag Archives: friends

Your peers, your family and your life

We all have family, friends, and associates, even if the numbers can vary.  They also have influence on our lives, whether we want to admit it or not. How is this you wonder? It’s pretty simple.  Like water can create … Continue reading

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Vicarious living

People are funny.  Or maybe, it’s like the song.  Beer is good, God is great, and people are crazy. Soap operas and reality television provide much entertainment in the United States.  The people who indulge the most are the ones … Continue reading

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Home again

We went camping.  For five days.  It rained a lot.  Our tent leaked.  It was cold.  The wind blew. Yeah, that was it.  In short sentences like I was 9 all over again.  But we live in a travel trailer … Continue reading

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Going camping when you live camping

We’re planning our annual spring camping trip, a trip we take with a group the first weekend of March every year.  Somehow, it makes no sense for a couple who live in a travel trailer to go camping. We camp … Continue reading

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Be careful not to push your luck, right?

Pushing your luck.  I’m not sure exactly why that cliche is phrased like that, but it probably has something to do with someone named Murphy. It’s been like that a lot lately, not that it has a thing to do … Continue reading

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Will repairs never end?

I was elated at the completion of the Great Repair (replacing the head gasket).  That particular repair, occurring over the holidays, seemed to last for an eternity.  The cold weather made bicycle trips sometimes far less than fun too.  Our … Continue reading

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The Great Repair continues

The Great Repair…oh how this seems to be lasting FOREVER.  I have no idea what is going on, other than there are an amazing number of parts that have been removed from the engine and that nearly everything that had … Continue reading

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