Category Archives: Adventures

Something out of the ordinary that we perhaps have not done before or atleast recently!

Saturday Was A Lazy Day!

I used to have a handle on life, but then it broke. The morning was grey, reminding me of being at sea where the ocean and the sky merge into a huge grey mass.  Although the clouds seemed to threaten … Continue reading

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Time For Wine But That’s Anytime, Right?

Someone told me that their non-alcoholic wine was delicious. I said they had no proof. We were up and moving by 7:00 AM and ready to have breakfast with Donna and Bob at 9:00 at the Bolero Restaurant at our … Continue reading

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Hi Ho.. Hi Ho.. It’s Off To Wine We Go!

Wife: “I look fat. Can you give me a compliment?” Husband: “You have perfect eyesight.” Bob and Donna celebrate their 42nd anniversary in Temecula, and we joined them; they needed adult supervision.  I must remember to tell Bob that “A … Continue reading

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Day #7; Going Out And About!

My dermatologist was studying new remedies for itching, but his lab burnt down…Now he has to start from scratch. Attempt #2 was underway at 7:00 AM; off to see the dermatologist for a 7:15 AM appointment.  We made it.  Well, … Continue reading

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A Busy Day Indeed

We were busier than a one-legged man in an ass-kicking contest. After driving the freeway to Mary’s, she jumped in her truck, and we returned to Huntington Beach to get some work done on the truck. Amazingly enough, the garage … Continue reading

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Two More Days And This Year Gone, Yeah!!

If 2020 were a person, I’d sue him for pain and suffering and lost wages. I have been training Scout the Wonder Dog very carefully, and today he proved you can train a new dog old tricks!  I also have … Continue reading

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I Thought Sunday Would Be A Day Of Rest!

What happens under the mistletoe stays under the mistletoe. In came the call, early in the morning, and Mary said, “I have a good idea!”  I responded with, “OK, I’m in!  What are we doing?”  She responded with. “Let’s go … Continue reading

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Our Last Day On The Island (Catalina Day Three)

You’ve stolen a pizza, my heart. We were up early to fit in a lot of stuff before our departure at 2:45 PM. We remembered yesterday, pretty good for two old folks!  Oops, one old folk and one spring chicken! … Continue reading

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We Are Off To Face Certain Death! (Catalina Day Two)

Inspecting mirrors is a job I could really see myself doing. Today was my 5,000th day of being retired!  Thirteen years, six months, and five days I gave up working.  Mary needs to hurry up and catch up with me! … Continue reading

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Sailing Sailing Over The Bounding Main (Catalina Day One)

Some years after the flood, Noah wanted to sail again. Unfortunately, he didn’t remember where he arked. We had an hour before we needed to drop of Scout so we stopped by Jan’s and brought breakfast/lunch!  We surprised her! We … Continue reading

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