Tag Archives: Aiken SC
I am intrigued by all the excitement regarding the upcoming, total eclipse and the resulting economic impact on the 70-mile wide path accross the County on August 21st. Emergency officials are contingency planning for massive crowds, hotels have been sold … Continue reading
When we moved to Michigan in July, three of our four Black Labs moved with us and one stayed back in Aiken with our daughter, Kelliann. Maggie, aged 13, stayed behind as Snickers, Big Red and Mackenzie made the move … Continue reading
I’ll be taking a brief hiatus from blogging as we are moving half way accross the Country next week and my wife can’t do it all by herself. Between working up until the day I move and preparing to … Continue reading
We have been here five days and the fire alarm has gone off three times. Apparently, there is a problem with the heat/smoke detector in the elevator, mechanical room. Luckily, it has gone off during the middle of the day … Continue reading
“Faith is different than proof: The latter is human; the former is a gift from God” Blaise Pascal
From the pen of Chuck Gallagher It is important that one must stay alert and learn to tell the difference. . . my advice to me.
I spotted this picture on the wall at our veterinarian’s the other day. I could not help but observe that there was one, critical rule left off. . . “feed us”. A hungry dog is an anxious … Continue reading
The introduction to the next chapter of our lives is underway. After being recruited for and turning down two job offers over the last year, the third was the charm, and in a few weeks, after living in South Carolina … Continue reading
It just goes to show you that there is often a disconnect between intent and perception. I guess I blew it. We are meeting all these challenges full of good cheer and with smiles on our faces. That is what … Continue reading
Ice Storms, Earthquakes & Oncologists was published a few days ago by a buddy of mine. He shares a journey that many have traveled before and closes with poignant observations and questions. Kent is a college professor/administrator and we didn’t … Continue reading
Just a few days until I start the morning with the pre-chorus to Zac Brown’s Toes. I got my toes in the water, ass in the sand Not a worry in the world, a cold beer in my hand. Life is … Continue reading
It is Memorial Day and as I thought about a tribute, I came to realize for the first time in my life, that there is no one I can say I knew, not a family member, nor friend, who died … Continue reading
Upon arriving home yesterday. . . One of our 80-lb welcome mats (MacKenzie) tries getting in through the open car window. I can do no wrong in her eyes. Who love’s ya, baby?