May the Fourth be good to you

In this tumultuous time, July Fourth takes on a different tone. Living with the virus all around us. Civil unrest for deep-seated unbalanced racial foundations. A country divided over mask-wearing, our leadership and so much more. Yet I still take the trip across my street for a photo of the waving flag for July Fourth.…

Back to the big box

After months of sticking to the grocery store and pharmacy, I decided that mail flyer from Dick’s needed my attention. Three dozen golf balls for $30 is quite the bargain. All the shoppers in their masks kept their safe distance. After all these months, I felt odd.

It was time, and the driveway looks good

I had to agree when the letter arrived from the driveway sealing company in the mail. Time had gone by since the last time they’d put their stuff over our driveway. Come on back, please and thank you. I had the company seal the major cracks this time around as well. Give us two or…

Oh how we needed the rain

There was a time when I’d awaken to a weekend morning of raindrops and feel displeasure. In this summer of 2020, I was glad for the water coming down from the sky. It has been dry in Central New York this June. So grass cutting can wait. It hardly grew since last weekend anyway. Let…