Category Archives: Food and Wine

Who does not enjoy food and wine? We do and these posts deal with food and wine experiences.

Saturday Was A Mixed Blessing! Work And Fun!

We have enough youth. How about a Fountain of Smart? We are having a party tonight, so we were up and at it early, going through the house attempting to make everything at least presentable.  We worked on the patio … Continue reading

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We Have More Storage!!!

In 1919, a storage tank full of molasses in Boston exploded, causing a flood that killed 21 people. I guess you could call it the Boston Molassacre. I bet you thought I made it up! The Great Molasses Flood, also … Continue reading

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Serious Backyard Work Begins Today!

What do you get when you drain a hot tub full of clowns?  Several gallons of laughing stock. Today we attack the kitchen, so we can begin to cook at home again.  At 8:00 AM sharp, the guys show up … Continue reading

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Progress Was Made! It’s Beginning To Look Like A House!

The CEO of IKEA was elected Prime Minister in Sweden. He should have his cabinet together by the end of the weekend. So I get up and look at the den/kitchen and go immediately back to bed.  Well, immediately was … Continue reading

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No Rest For The Wicked!

I don’t want to brag, but I do speak a little Latin. I’m not fluent, but I’m sure I could get by if I ever went there. Today would have been Sue’s 70th birthday.  Thanks to the many people who … Continue reading

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Friday Is A Work Day

I was a terrible psychic. I got fired, and I never even saw it coming. As of this morning, I have been retired 14 Years, 3 Months, and 19 Days! Today is “paint day”; I have three appointments with folks … Continue reading

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Unpacking Begins; We Be Busy!

I put my grandma on speed dial. I call that Instagram. We didn’t begin to move until 6:00 AM; Mary worked upstairs until her Zoom meeting, and I finished off the lights in the ceiling except that I bought 2700 … Continue reading

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Work And Play, A Plan For The Day!

I don’t like to complain about the customer service of any business, but I didn’t appreciate being pushed over by the stockbroker when I asked him to check my balance. Bright and early, I was off the Casa Valencia to … Continue reading

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We Are Out And About And Then OUT!

Before you criticize someone, walk a mile in their shoes. That way, when you do criticize them, you’re a mile away, and you have their shoes. Sunday morning, and we are off like a rocket at 7:15 AM, heading to … Continue reading

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Father’s Day; 2021!

“A father is a man who expects his son to be as good a man as he meant to be.” I was up early and headed to Casa Valencia to make sure the drip system was working, and it was; … Continue reading

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