Tag Archives: Aiken SC

What If It Rains?

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

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Still Beating The Odds

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

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Priorities

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

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Happy Birthday, Les

Les Paul, the  father of the electric guitar would have celebrated his 101st bithday today, had he not died in 2009. Read about him here. I was the proud owner of a 1976, Les Paul Custom, shown in the photo. … Continue reading

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Minor Distractions

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

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Faith vs. Proof

“Faith is different than proof: The latter is human; the former is a gift from God” Blaise Pascal        

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Falling

From the pen of Chuck Gallagher   It is important that one must stay alert and learn to tell the difference. . . my advice to me.  

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