I finally remembered what I got for Christmas the year my sister got the big dollhouse. It wasn’t quite as big as the doll house but to me infinitely better. It was a real action replica of a service station … Continue reading →
As Christmas draws ever closer I can’t help looking back over all the Christmases in my past that meant the most to me. Of course when we are very young it seems to be mostly about the tree, Santa Claus, … Continue reading →
Since we’re getting so close to Christmas now (only a week a way) I’ve decided to continue with a few Christmas stories from my own past to add to the year Santa did a “No-Show”. In our house growing up, … Continue reading →
Back in September of 2013 I did something I had never done before in my life. I wrote, composed, sang and recorded a video of a song for a 41st Anniversary present for my wife Marilyn.
It went over pretty good at the time. Didn’t think it was going to make her cry but what can ya do? Anyway the video got lost for a while when this blog went down. Don’t ask me how it got lost off of YouTube at the same time but it did.
However, I found a copy on my old laptop, reuploaded it to my YouTube channel and here it is. If nothing else you can use it to scare burglars away over Christmas.
Recently I was asked why I love to read and write so much. I guess the first person to blame would be my mother. She read to me from the moment I could sit still for more than five minutes … Continue reading →
Over the years I’ve been fortunate enough, or unfortunate, depending on how you look at it, to have traveled to every province and territory in Canada except the Yukon. I really want to go there some day though. I’ve been … Continue reading →
Most of those who know me today think of me as a truck driver, and indeed I have made most of my living and supported my family over the years by driving trucks from coast to coast in the US … Continue reading →
When you start a blog based on a life (64 years and counting) it leaves plenty of topics to write about. With Christmas only 12 days away I thought I would recall the Christmas Santa didn’t come to our house. … Continue reading →
At one time I had this blog working pretty smoothly. I’d added plenty of posts over the past year, and then I decided to make some changes with my hosting account. Of course as usual I neglected to back it up … Continue reading →