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A Taste of Hungary 2017

The day was excessively hot when you consider that it is mid-September and the heat unexpected. My thoughts went completely to an outdoor pool. That wasn’t happening. The early afternoon was at a Memorial Service for a neighbor who suddenly, … Continue reading

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Machismo and driving stick shift

Driving down into the city, I thought about something that somewhat surprised me. I realized that going into the city that I was really happy that I was driving Mary Kay’s car instead of the one I usually do. My … Continue reading

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Snowmageddon V: Whoa, still battling and…

  Late afternoon, as the snowplowers were convocating in our house, several difficulties came to the forefront:  the plow on Christian’s truck was not responding.  Between grabbing a bite to eat and resting, Christian went out to see what was … Continue reading

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Snowmageddon II, the Conquerors

The guys just came in from having done some major work.  They needed coffee and sustenance.  They are working out their game plan and waiting for Mr. Snow himself, their brother, the snowplowman.  The fire is warm and we are … Continue reading

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Snowmageddon I

I must admit that I did not make up that title. My oldest used it when talking to his mom yesterday. Looking at the picture, it is easy to see how he came up with such a title. It is … Continue reading

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