Monthly Archives: July 2011

What do you wish you spent more time doing?

I am sure there is wonderful music now but if you don’t listen to the radio how do you stumble across it? Since I still enjoy the music from years ago, and haven’t tired of it ~ I am bound … Continue reading

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Wild & Wet in Mexico

Mexico wild & wet! No this is not a story about parties, and bikini contests. This is an introduction to a heartwarming rescue. The youtube video is about 8 minutes long and story is true and touching. The story also … Continue reading

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Don’t Lose the Wave !

 An article in the newspaper (to the left is a link) reported that Canadians were becoming  less courteous on our roads.  The article suggested that people were forgetting to give the ” thank you ” wave when people were courteous letting … Continue reading

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I am a Leader but I’m not the Boss

The Leader is the boss, Right? It is funny that we think so, but certainly for Toastmasters I would disagree. A good leader is part of a team,  perhaps someone that the team is looking toward for guidance, and leadership … Continue reading

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Country Music is Jazzy! and a sideway step to the rocky 70’s !

An acquaintance of mine used to complain to me that country music was all about a guy losing his pickup truck and his horse. He knew zippo about country music obviously. Country music covers a spectrum of sounds like no … Continue reading

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Klingon, Ferengi & Borg ~ Oh My!

The sun came out at last, but I enjoyed the rain downpour and the rainbow that followed. It inspired me to head over to “The Bay” and buy some clothes. Sue went and got her some nice clothes last night, … Continue reading

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Weatherman – Sunshine, cloudy periods, 40% chance of rain

Canadians love to talk about the weather.  This summer has given us more material than ever. Floods in the prairies, cold wet springs, and where is the climate change and the heat? In the Okanagan, the weatherman has it easy. … Continue reading

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July 15, 16 Challenge – Break 2000 !

95 posts since last year when I started this blog. I think I am starting to get the idea. There are some posts which I really believe most folks would enjoy, like;  the handstands in New York, Isn’t Love Wonderful … Continue reading

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Only two words

This post started in grade 12. I went to Burnaby North High School.  Sitting around talking with my closest friends; we challenged each other to find only two words to describe each other. In this “game” the objective was to … Continue reading

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Not Kokomo but still sunshine and sand.

Growing up I used to borrow my Dad’s record of Homer & Jethro at the Country Club. This song was one that I always enjoyed. Homer & Jethro were humorous and I am sure they were especially so in a … Continue reading

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