Category Archives: Family

Activities involving family/extended family.

Happy Birthday Jan! A Surprise Family Dinner

You know you’re getting old when the candles cost more than the cake. We started the day with a call to the UK to wish Jan a Happy Birthday!  All is well, and their shipment has arrived, but alas, it … Continue reading

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Mid Week Has Arrived And She Is Off

If Santa ran out of money, would he be Saint Nickel-less? Our daughter is into genealogy and as such decided to visit Aunt Kaye in Stockton.  Kaye is now 97 and is a skilled nursing facility as she recently had … Continue reading

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She’s Back!

Did you know the Christmas alphabet only has 25 letters – there’s Noel. We are excited as our baby (?) returns home today.  Flying in from New Hampshire, she is coming to visit and celebrate my 75th birthday at Disneyland … Continue reading

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This Weekend Was A Blur So Far!

Did you hear about the dyslexic devil worshipper who sold his soul to Santa? OK, we are up, and it is time to go!  Well, we did have a cup of coffee and some champagne.  We got good news; our … Continue reading

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Wild Weekend Ahead!

When you stop believing in Santa is when you start getting clothes for Christmas. The weekend is here, and it will be gone in a flash! We know what is ahead, so we rested most of the day. Around 3:00 … Continue reading

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Monday The Tooth Of December

Why do programmers always mix up Halloween and Christmas? Because 31 OCT = 25 DEC.  ( 31 Octal – 3×8+1 –  is the same as 25 Decimal -2×10+5) We talked a lot about yesterday’s adventure with the gang.  It was so … Continue reading

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My Santa Hat Comes Out Today! It’s December First!

What do you call people who are afraid of Santa Claus? Claustrophobic! The “weather-guesser” says we are in for a significant winter storm starting Tuesday and going through Wednesday!  Today seems like a good time to batten down the hatches … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving To All And To All A Good Night!

Do you think I’m done? Honey, you ain’t seen stuffing yet. It is indeed Thanksgiving, and as I was sitting in the office this morning, I thought a lot about what I give thanks for, and it was quite a … Continue reading

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Sitting In The Office Awaiting The Rain!

Why don’t sheep shrink when it rains? Indeed it is finally raining. When I hit the ground, at 6:30 AM, the concrete around the pool was dry. Oh no, I thought, the “weather-guesser” missed again!  Joe called at 6:30 AM … Continue reading

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Op Minus One

“Statistically…. 9 out of 10 injections are in vein.” Good Morning all, hope your day is starting well. In these neck of the woods, it could not be better. Our son called me at 6:45 AM, and he was waiting … Continue reading

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