Monthly Archives: May 2011

Memorial Day

Word Press asked the question if moving Memorial Day to a Monday to create a three-day holiday had any effect on the meaning of the holiday. I don’t know about other parts of the country, but here in San Antonio, … Continue reading

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Normally, I am not a risk taker. I usually get pushed into a taking a risk or find myself in a position where I really have to take a risk. For example, my job years ago was literally killing me … Continue reading

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Munchie Monday

Boston Baked Beans 2 cups navy beans 1/2 lb. bacon 1 onion, finely chopped 3 Tbsp molasses 2 tsp salt 1/4 tsp ground black pepper 1/4 tsp dry mustard 1/2 cup ketchup 1 Tbsp Worchestershire sauce 1/4 cup brown sugar … Continue reading

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Running for President

There is no way on earth that I would run for president. It must be one of the most difficult jobs in the world. A presidential contender should have both domestic and foreign policy experience. That’s why I’m so wary … Continue reading

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Global Warming

Yes, I think global warming is real. From all the research that I have read and seen, global warming is a real phenomenon. In the US, our summera are getting hotter and our winter, for the most part milder. The … Continue reading

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Favorite Tunes Friday

Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For

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Five Question Friday

1. Do you apologize to your kids? My child is a grown woman now, but when she was young, I did apologize to her when she was right about something and I was wrong. I apologize to her now, also … Continue reading

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Still a Kid

What makes me feel like a kid? Some people would answer that question by telling about activities that they used to do as children and make them feel young again. My feeling of being a kid again isn’t so pleasant. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge–Water


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An Invention I Need

Whenever Word press has one of these “invention” things or “in the future” themes, they always focus on jetpacks or time machines or something out of Star Trek. I swear there is a bunch of Trekkies running Word Press. My … Continue reading

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