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.

The Last Phoenix Club Of The Year!

To watch us dance is to hear our heart speak. Up bright and early I went through the New Years Even plans and we have 94 family and friends joining us. After Sue got up, I went out and did … Continue reading

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Oh To Be Young Again!

Old age is like everything else; to make a success of it, you’ve got to start young. We have been retired 12 Years, 7 Months, and 23 Days! Time sure seems to fly and the older I get, the faster … Continue reading

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Where There Is A Will, There Is A Way!

“Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.” Epicurus No flowers this morning, just a beautiful picture of our granddaughter Jackie. … Continue reading

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Es Monday!

“Happiness is a place between too little and too much” – Finnish Proverb Well, the week is starting well.  Sue slept in, and I “de-cluttered,” meaning I moved all my stuff to where it ought to go, and the house … Continue reading

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Getting Too Old I Guess

How does the Man In The Moon cut his hair? Eclipse it!   I spent three hours trying to change my PHP code to be compatible with PHP Version 7 and alas, no luck.  I can’t seem to balance five … Continue reading

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It’s Saturday And I Shall Rise From The Ashes

Whatever your thinking and feeling today is creating your future. The day started well, but soon after rising, I crashed, until noon and it felt pretty good. We decided Chinese was on tap for today, so the Silver Ghost and … Continue reading

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Two More Days To Relax!

I am now taking reservations for midnight kisses on Friday night. Sign up below. I beautiful morning it is, the birds are even flying backwards to see where they have been. Up at 7:00 AM and almost zero coughing fits … Continue reading

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It’s Gonna Be A Good Day!

Don’t let your worries get the best of you; remember, Moses started as a basket case. Wow!  I finally made it out of bed at 7:17 AM, six and one-half hours of mostly uninterrupted sleep and no coughing, yet!  It’s … Continue reading

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Wednesday; Doc Day Again!

I thought reverse psychology was when you made your therapist cry. OK, it is a little better, but all those chemicals I have been ingesting are adding up.  For the man with a cast-iron stomach, I now have an appreciation … Continue reading

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Tuesday Will Tell The Tale

“I tried to look up impotence on the Internet, but nothing came up.” First things first, we put out our annual invite to our New Years Eve party we host at Old Ranch Country Club.  Last year we had 106 … Continue reading

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