Category Archives: Life in general

Running the World

With our smartphones, sometimes it seems as if we are running the world. Perhaps we are not ‘running the world’ but feeling as if we are, to make up for our not always reaching goals we may have had. I … Continue reading

Posted in Career choices, Life in general, Racism, Sexism, Thoughts and philosophy | Leave a comment

Our ‘hot’ receiver, the Denon AVR-X4000

A few weeks ago, we had issues with our Entertainment System receiver, as it was shorting out. It would turn off by itself, ostensibly to ‘save the system,’ and then I would have to turn it on again. One evening, … Continue reading

Posted in Denon AVR-X4000, Electronics, Life in general, Thoughts and philosophy | Leave a comment

Winter monsoon

I dreaded the morning walk. It seems as if it has been pouring rain nonstop for well over twenty-four hours. I kept waiting and hoping that it would let up for a few minutes. Not only is it raining incessantly, … Continue reading

Posted in Dogs, Family, Life in general, Thoughts and philosophy | Leave a comment

Cold, wet, windy, and maple bud cases all over

I mentioned to MK this morning that for the first time in 2018, I have seen bud cases all over the ground from the maple trees. I then took a mental step back, wondering if I had ever talked about … Continue reading

Posted in Dogs, Life in general, Seasonal Transition, Thoughts and philosophy | Leave a comment

Set up, finally, but snow is looming

We had three whole hours of ‘summer’ on Thursday before the winter set back in. The thermometer read seventy-five, which I almost did not believe but I did have to put on a pair of shorts, so hot it was … Continue reading

Posted in Life in general, Seasonal Transition, Seasons, Thoughts and philosophy | Leave a comment