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May already blooming on by

May already blooming on by

May is already winding down with just a week and a half left in this most beautiful month of the year. There’s something to be said for every month of…

Mother’s Day is Sunday

Mother’s Day is Sunday

It doesn’t seem possible that it can be here again already, but it is. Wasn’t it just March? Suddenly the leaves are all out. Flowers are blooming and yes, the…

An interesting camping weekend

An interesting  camping weekend

Our first trip up to Roscommon to open up the camper didn’t go so well last weekend. We left early Friday and spent the day cleaning, getting rid of dead…

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,…