Monthly Archives: March 2008

Scanner Frustrations

Right now I am extremely frustrated with my Scanner/Printer. I used to be able to go into my photo program and scan. Then I guess my new Explorer update removed part of my printers brains. I talked with HP Support … Continue reading

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Windy Confusion

"A tree tries to argue, bare limbs waving, but there is no detaining the wind"—-Aldo Leopold The wind was howling and growling all through the night.   How do I know this?  It kept me awake all night long….Where has the … Continue reading

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Aisles of Life

Yesterday I captured this moment in time. My baby brother walking his baby daughter down the aisle. One final walk, just the two of them, into the church and in fifteen minutes their lives are both changed. The Bride to … Continue reading

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Silver Hairs

Silver hairs, that’s what Far Guy and I call our neighbors that live over on the lake.  They are all people from other areas of the country. They wanted to retire up here in "God’s Country."  They chose to live … Continue reading

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Northern Sky Spies

"We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars"—-Oscar Wilde As a kid growing up on a farm in Minnesota, we had lots of time during the summer to star gaze.  I used to … Continue reading


The Good Towels

Why do we have stuff that is too good to use?  My Mother has seven "good towels" in her bathroom, two not so good, and one you can actually use folded neatly near the sink.  Mom has always had good … Continue reading



Revenge is sweet but embarrassing for teenage girls…In retaliation for the huge rejection by "Pearl" the cockatiel, I purchased "Charlie" a male parakeet.  Charlie adored me, he was my rock-n-roll  bird.  He loved the oldies and would bee bop in … Continue reading


The Cockatiel “Pearl”

One day I was at a garage sale, there was a bird for sale, so I purchased her cage and all.  She was a female cockatiel, we named her "Pearl." Well as it turned out she hated me, even though … Continue reading



Easter, a time to celebrate our risen Lord and Savior!Easter is early this year.  I received a number of e-mails explaining the Easter Rule.  Easter is always on the first Sunday after the first full moon (March 21st this year) … Continue reading


What are the odds?

What are the odds that while vacationing off of the Florida Keys that you will be killed by a Spotted Eagle Ray? Then what are the odds of being killed by an airborne Ray? Those odds must be about one … Continue reading

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