Category Archives: Holidays

We love all of the holidays becuase it means we get to see the kids and grand kids and great grandkids

I Was Shot And It Was Not By Cupid!

Statistically…. 9 out of 10 injections are in vein. I was up at 6:30 AM and got ready for my first visit to Disneyland for over a year, but alas, visiting the mouse was not on the agenda.  I had … Continue reading

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Hello 2021; You Better Be Good!

What do you call always having a date for New Year’s Eve? Social Security. New Years Day always makes me remember my family, who are no longer with us.  Mary lost her Aunt this morning at 3:00 AM; you just … Continue reading

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We Did A Miniaturized Version Of A Christmas Tradition

Why did Frosty the Snowman want a divorce? Because he thought his wife was a flake. We were up early, not to catch the worm but to work on the puzzle and open the presidents.  We had our cup of … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve And All Is, Well?

What happened to the man who stole an Advent Calendar? He got 25 days! Oh boy, its Christmas Eve, we cannot wait, so we didn’t.  We ran to the tree and decided to open one “funny” present.  Well, I was … Continue reading

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The Day Before The Day Before Christmas

I asked Mary what she wanted for Christmas. She told me, “Nothing would make her happier than a diamond necklace,” So I bought her nothing! It was a big day for Mary, her last day at the VA after thirty-four … Continue reading

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I Count My Blessings And They Are Endless

What do they sing at a snowman’s birthday party? Freeze a jolly good fellow! Mary got her call from the VA saying “OK to come in” but check-in through Occupational Therapy.  Tuesday and Wednesday are her last two days at … Continue reading

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I Made It Another Year!

I am one candle closer to starting a house fire. I woke up and did not feel any older, but then I figured it out, I was born at 4:03 PM, so I have to wait until later in the … Continue reading

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It’s Decoration Day!

In 2020, the best gift will be hand Santa-tizer. So, Miss Mary called first thing, like 6:00 AM, and said, “Get your buns over here, we must decorate!”.  I quickly got ready and off I went in a cloud of … Continue reading

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It’s Halloween 2020, Anyone Worried?

I wondered why the baseball was getting bigger. Then it hit me. I headed to Mary’s bright and early as she was going to make breakfast.  The Silver Fox and I darted out the hood with rubber tires screeching.  I … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Carving Day! Yeah!

Why should you never trust a train? They have locomotives. Today was fantastic, starting with Mary joining me for a morning swim before we had to go to the Himalayan Grill for the pre-pumpkin carving lunch.  I picked her up … Continue reading

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