Monthly Archives: December 2016

Week of road trips

Took a couple of road trips this week. Since it is the week before Christmas, weather can be a bit dicey to try it on Scooter. Besides, MaryJo’s aunt was with us on one of the trips. Had a chance … Continue reading

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Memories of Livermore 2014 (LLIWS)

Ah, the time of year when our local letter carriers bring surprises to our mailboxes. Yes, as my Little League umpire friends know, it is when World Series invitations come out. I am seeing the excitement when people get their … Continue reading

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Speaking about food…Cornbread Nation

This is a series of books produced by the Southern Foodways Alliance and published by The University of North Carolina Press. There are, at last count, 7 volumes, each one devoted to a specific topic that is Southern food- or … Continue reading

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Neil Peart and Motorcycles

I saw a couple of books about motorcycle touring. Since I am now retired, this is something that I was hoping to spend some time doing, riding my motorcycle. I purchased three books by Neil Peart. For those that do … Continue reading

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Eating my way through Florence, AL–or how to maintain a stylish figure now that I’ve retired

Being retired is a bad thing. Being a foodie with a curious bent is even worse. Put the two together, and you have me. So where have we been to eat in Florence, you ask? Well, for starters: we have … Continue reading

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