Author Archives: Paul

About Paul

Just an old retired guy trying to finish out my last years on this planet loving my best friend and wife, having fun, learning, and passing on helpful things to others.

Out And About!

You know you’re getting old when you have more candles on your cake than friends at your birthday party. The Silver Fox and I headed for MAry’s about 10:00 AM as we are going to have lunch with a mutual … Continue reading

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It’s A Work Day

I’m great at multitasking. I can waste time, be unproductive, and procrastinate all at once. The three of us were up early and had a cup of coffee at the table before getting ready for our respective works.  Robin had … Continue reading

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Today Be “Girls Night Out Day!”

A perfectionist walked into a bar…apparently, the bar wasn’t set high enough. I drove to Mary’s bright and early as we had to get ready for “Girls Night Out.”  I had some chores to do, like fixing the porch light … Continue reading

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Two Day Be The Turd Of March And All Is Well

Mary told me to stop impersonating a flamingo. I had to put my foot down.  First things first, Scout, The wonder Dog, wanted out.  He kept looking at the sunrise as if he knew the rains would be coming soon. … Continue reading

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March Tooth! We Are Zooming Today!

March is the month God created to show people who don’t drink what a hangover is like. The sun peaked out between the clouds making for a beautiful sunrise.  I almost crawled onto the wall to crow.  Crowing is a … Continue reading

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Monday Was Delightful; We Gardened And Cooked!

Indoors or out, no one relaxes in March, that month of wind and taxes; the wind will presently disappear, the taxes last us all the year. Mary came to my place this morning as we had plans to cook and … Continue reading

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Eight Months Today Since Mary And I First Had Dinner

Drug stores understand life. That’s why the Anniversary cards and Sympathy cards are right next to each other! Another day of rest; we did nothing!  Mary fixed a super breakfast, oatmeal.  I refused to eat oatmeal as a child.  I was an … Continue reading

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A Farmer’s Work Is Never Done!

 As a farmer, I hear lots of sheep jokes. I’d tell them to Scout, but he’d herd them all. I was up at 0-dark-thirty because there was work to be done in the garden.  Mary popped over at 7:00 AM … Continue reading

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Fantastic Freaky Friday

Tonight’s forecast, 99% chance of wine. Mary had to work today and plans to visit me around noon.  I hit the backyard running and did another 20 feet of the berry patch without losing too much blood.  When Mary showed … Continue reading

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Girl’s Night Out Is Today; Frivolity Will Prevail!

If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun. The wind blew all night long but finally settled down around 8:30 AM.  We needed to walk the baby, so we bundled up and headed out for our one-mile … Continue reading

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