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Small Business Week starts Monday

Small Business Week starts Monday

The head of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Administrator Linda McMahon recently announced that this year’s National Small Business Week will be held from April 30-May 6. Every year…

Bugs and critters abound, spring is here!

Bugs and critters abound, spring is here!

Spring is officially here. Jack is outside spraying around the house to stop a colony of those itty-bitty ants from trying to move in with us. The field mice have…

A look at the internet news this week

A look at the internet news this week

United: Fly the friendly skies? United has an interesting way of “paring” their overbooked planes. If a passenger won’t agree to a stipend and a later flight, why, just beat…

Cruisin’ thru Facebook

Cruisin’ thru Facebook

Often I hear that being on Facebook is a waste of time, but I find it infinitely interesting and sometimes funny or uplifting. There are many things I don’t like…

April, that wonderful muddy month is here again

April, that wonderful muddy month is here again

March is heading out like a lion this year. Jack tells me we are supposed to get about a half inch of snow tomorrow night (Thursday) then rain again, about…

Spring Fever – have you caught it yet?

Spring Fever – have you caught it yet?

Another chilly, but sunny at least, day gone by in the watch for long-awaited SPRING weather.I only wish we could have had some of the early spring warmth for the…

Home…just in time for birthdays and the Irish Fest!

Home…just in time for birthdays and the Irish Fest!

Well, our nearly four-week vacation in sunny Florida and our 3,687 mile road trip is over. We arrived back home Thursday evening after a (mostly) enjoyable trek through central Florida,…

Vacation is over, just in time for the Irish Festival!

Vacation is over, just in time for the Irish Festival!

By the time you read this we will be back in the snowy north country again. I will miss the summer warmth, sunshine and fun we had in Florida and…

It’s been a ZOO kind of day here in Paradise

It’s been a ZOO kind of day here in Paradise

My advice?  Vacation with resident family members who are sure to know the best places to eat and the most fun things to do! We certainly have done that on…

How do you like the nice weather I sent home?

How do you like the nice weather I sent home?

Since I’m not there, (hee, hee) I sent you all some nice weather from sunny Florida. At least I would like to take the credit for Clare County’s beautiful weather…

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