Saying Good-Bye to New England

I grew up in New England.  I moved back for eleven years, and recently I moved away again.  I started this blog to share my adventures in the northeastern US, but alas, I didn’t have many fun adventures. I moved 5 times, and dealt with a lot of unexpected difficulties during my time in the […]

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2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 9,500 times in 2015. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 4 sold-out performances for that many […]

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Borrowing Photos Belonging to Others – Not Cool!

I imagine there are many clueless bloggers and such out there who think it is perfectly fine to help themselves to anything they find on the internet.  They see a great photo and it suits their purpose, or they think their readers will be impressed with the pictures on their site, so they add it. […]

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Business Is Good

I’ve been neglecting my blog because I am getting quite busy with my online business and recently hired my daughter to help me out. She can’t find a job and is running very low on cash, and like the rest of us, she has bills to pay. I am thrilled that she is willing to […]

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Summer With The Siblings

My firefighter son always comes north (from Florida) to visit at least once a year. He arrived this week, which means that three of my kids and myself are sharing space in this small house. We are on top of each other inside, but the weather has been fairly good – if you call 80’s […]

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