Monthly Archives: August 2011

Here Comes the Sun, Dirty Laundry and other songs.

OK, so I was on the phone a little while ago with Bob Badger, one of the smartest people in the world, according to him, and I mentioned we had just gotten through eating a classic Southern dish, beans and … Continue reading

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Non-partisan food for thought.

OK, I don’t intend to get too political on this blog, but just received an email which I thought was spot on, in terms of the situation in this Country.  I don’t care if you are Democrat, Republican, Liberal, Conservative, … Continue reading

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The Birds and the Trees

  Clark’s Nutcracker-These guys love the Pinion cones and sure like to make a racket out of it!  We have been seeing these daily for a couple of weeks.   Black-capped Chickadee–  and Mountain Chickadee– We see quite a few … Continue reading

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Sometimes, the written word is  way overrated. 🙂  Naturally, I am learning and experimenting, but I hope this works.  I may have to call Bob Badger, but it pains me so because I am used to being the computer “expert. … Continue reading

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OK, time for the straight poop.

Correction to my previous post on solar power: My good friend, Handy Bob sent me an email and made a couple of suggestions for revisions to my post on solar. Since I consider him my solar guru, I definitely want … Continue reading

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Wait, we might want to shower!

WE LOVE IT HERE!! When you stay up here, there are some trade-offs from easy living. This is the entrance to our driveway from the end of the cul-de-sac. Hopefully, you can see why we call it Kings Vista. There … Continue reading

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Welcome to Kings Vista!

My friend in Texas, Bob Badger, inspired me to start this blog. Bob recently started a Blog all about Gate Guarding in Texas called “Texas Heat” and I figured if Bob can do this I KNOW I can. 🙂 Not … Continue reading

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