Food For Kids

Taking Food From Kids The states that won’t offer the extra food aid this summer are: Alabama, Alaska, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nebraska, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Vermont and Wyoming. The Biden administration will provide summer grocery money to 21 million kids who depend on getting school lunches during the year and will… Continue reading Food For Kids

Smile

Did yoy smile when you saw this picture? I did. Quite a gathering. They seem to be sitting quietly and gazing at the photographer. How someone got them all together is a mystery. I would have liked to have that much control with my kids when I taught. Anyway, the picture made me smile. I… Continue reading Smile

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Better Times

This flag stands for freedom. Let’s not lose it. January 22, 2024 In the past few weeks inflation declined and you can see the results in the grocery stores and at the gas pump. Prices are going down. An immediate result is Bidens approval rating is improving, up 12% according to the latest poles. The… Continue reading Better Times

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Thanks Friends

When I was sick I should have been here. Nothing Like Friends 1/21/2024 When we Started on our cruise we had a sitter for our cat Marley. We can’t board him as he stops eating, get constipated and ends up in the vets, costing us many dollars. On a short trip, 7 to 10 days,… Continue reading Thanks Friends

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Starting Over

Starting Again 1/19/24 41 days on a 700 foot long cruise ship, Oct 6th to Nov 16th. From Fort Lauderdale to Antarctica to Buenos Aries and back to Seattle, with many stops in between to visit South American cities and countries. Ten days on board with an infection and antibiotics. Two weeks at home to… Continue reading Starting Over

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We Rate Dogs

If you haven’t gotten a 2024 desk calendar yet, here is one you really need to consider. I got it last year as a Christmas present and enjoyed starting every day with a great dog with something witty to say. So, I have it again and can once again start my day with a smile.… Continue reading We Rate Dogs

WhatHappened

As far as I know our statue is still standing and liberty is still rampant in the United States. Although some seem to use their liberty to trash, threaten and take other people’s liberty away. The Donald seems to be much closer to the edge of becoming totally incoherent and maniacal. Just today we found… Continue reading WhatHappened

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Years End

This is Antarctica! We spent 4 days cruising the fiords, seeing the animals that make Antarctica their home, and listening to the people who have studied Antarctica and live there for a large part of the year. There is no way you can understand what it is like unless you go there. The feeling I… Continue reading Years End

Just Threaten to or do it.

A passenger in a car in a gas station got into an argument with another customer and was shot and killed. The driver drove away to get out of danger, stopped and called 911 but it was too late. A weather man has been receiving death threats for reporting on global warming. Shooting, death threats,… Continue reading Just Threaten to or do it.

A Cold Destination

I haven’t been writing much in the past few days spending my time getting ready for a 41-day cruise to the Antarctic. What we have done to get ready, planning, shopping, packing and repacking and generally getting our house ready for our really good friend to stay at our place and take care of our… Continue reading A Cold Destination