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Welcome Boomers!

Boomers

I’m almost 68. Except for a semester in college when jobs were scarce and a six-month period when I was between jobs, but job-hunting every day, I’ve worked hard, since I was 17. Despite some health challenges, I still put in 50-hour weeks, and haven’t called in sick in several years. I make a decent […]

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How to spot a stroke

Blood Clots/Stroke – They Now Have a Fourth Indicator, the Tongue: During a BBQ, a woman stumbled and took a little fall – she assured everyone that she was fine (they offered to call paramedics) …she said she had just tripped over a brick because of her new shoes. They got her cleaned up and […]

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Learning to Ride a Bike

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EATING IN THE FIFTIES

Pasta had not been invented. It was macaroni or spaghetti. Curry was a surname. Taco? Never saw one till I was 14. All chips were plain. Oil was for lubricating, fat was for cooking. Tea was made in a teapot using tea leaves and never green. Cubed sugar was regarded as posh. Chickens didn’t have […]

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Help

I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. My help cometh from the Lord, which made heaven and earth.

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Don’t Mess with Sweet Little old Ladies

The sweet little old lady handed her bank card to the teller and said “I would like to withdraw $10”. The teller told her “for withdrawals less than $100, please use the ATM.” The old lady wanted to know why… The teller returned her bank card and irritably told her “these are the rules, please […]

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Early Tax Refunds

Sometime soon, taxpayers with children under 18 may receive another ‘Economic Stimulus / Early tax credit’ payment. This is indeed a very exciting program, and I’ll explain it by using a Q & A format: Q. What is an ‘Economic Stimulus’ payment ? A. It is money that the federal government will send to taxpayers. […]

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AND THEN IT IS WINTER

You know time has a way of moving quickly and catching you unaware of the passing years. It seems like yesterday that I was young, just married, and embarking on my new life with my mate. Yet in a way, it seems like eons ago, and I wonder where all those years went. I know […]

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Corruption

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In the midst of Corruption

For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of his good pleasure. Do all things without murmurings and disputings: That ye may be blameless and harmless, the sons of God, without rebuke, in the midst of a crooked and perverse nation, among whom ye shine as lights in the […]

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