Monthly Archives: December 2011

Farewell 2011


I started this blog on July 31st of this year, and I’ve posted one almost every day since. I’ve certainly enjoyed the experience, and I intend to continue the blog next year as well. The year 2011 has been good. … Continue reading

Posted in Holidays, Random | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Bypass Rant


Can I just say how peeved I get at the whole bypass situation around cities? They build a bypass to bypass all the traffic snarl and then proceed to build malls, restaurants, and grocery stores on said bypass. Oh, and … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Random, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

I Put It Where I Could Find It, But Where Is It Now?


You know how it is–you have something that’s important, so you put it somewhere safe where you will be able to find it. Well, guess what? I can’t find it. The “it” I’m looking for is a little gold box … Continue reading

Posted in Geocaching, Humor, Random | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Red Solo Cup


Red Solo Cup–if you haven’t heard this song by Toby Keith, I’m guessing you live under a rock somewhere, or else you are a total non-country music fan.   Red Solo Cup Video. I understand if you aren’t. I hated country music forever … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Humor, Music, Random | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

What Was I Thinking?


Today, December 27th, I foolishly went to the court-house to pay my property taxes. For some reason I thought I would waltz in, pay the clerk, and be on my merry way. Um, no. There were at least 70 people … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Humor, Random | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Weekly Photo Challenge: Between


Here are my submissions for the weekly photo challenge: between. Between the rails and the horizon and sky. A full moon between the road and the traffic lights. Benchmark between a planter and a column at the courthouse. The beach … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Photos, postaday2011, postaweek2011 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

How To Cook a Big Ole Ham


Now I’ve cooked hams more or less successfully for years, but last year my sister hauled her leftover ham to the beach after Christmas, and DH loved it. We enjoyed this ham because we were staying together at a beach … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Family, Food, Holidays, Humor, Recipes | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment