Lest We Forget

November 12th, 2018|118 Photos in 2018|

If we don’t make an effort to remember the sacrifices that men and women made for their countries, we will be doomed to repeat the mistakes of the past. It makes me glad to see how many people turn out [...]

More catching up

November 10th, 2018|118 Photos in 2018|

Sometimes the path is straight and clear, and other times it takes a sudden dive to the left and you get off track. My entire year seems to have fallen into the latter category and I have spent an inordinate [...]

Remnants of hobbies past

November 4th, 2018|118 Photos in 2018|

For the past month, since we lost Loki, we’ve practically buried ourselves in things around the house. Painting, caulking windows, cleaning, purging, organizing. Today was the garage. There are things that we have a reason to keep (Four brooms? Well, [...]

Unsuitable Clothing

October 30th, 2018|Just Thinking|

“There’s no such thing as bad weather, only unsuitable clothing.” ~ Alfred Wainwright, A Coast to Coast Walk In the 70s, Alfred Wainwright wrote a book documenting a path across England, from "Coast to Coast", as it were. The [...]

Penny for Your Thoughts

October 29th, 2018|118 Photos in 2018|

The poor penny, it has been relegated to the world of the discarded and worthless items that today's world generates. Now its value lies only in its elemental material - copper (Cu). But the phrase is a part of our vernacular. [...]

It makes me sad that, as I post things on my blog, my two little soulmates are slipping away and being replaced by new posts.

I’m not ready to say goodbye, so I’ve tucked them over here on the sidebar. They were such focus in my life for, so long, that it breaks my heart to not see them when I start and end every day. To have lost them both, so close together. I will never stop missing them.

“In science it often happens that scientists say, “You know that’s a really good argument; my position is mistaken,” and then they would actually change their minds and you never hear that old view from them again.

They really do it. It doesn’t happen as often as it should, because scientists are human and change is sometimes painful.

But it happens every day. I cannot recall the last time something like that happened in politics or religion.”

~ Carl Sagan

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