Category Archives: Family

Palpable Dread – I May Lose My Job

The possibility of losing my teaching job has been on the back burner for some years now.  This year, it is very real.  And suddenly, it could be me.  We will know our fate in June, after the students are … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Pegoleg!!! :)

Today we pay tribute to Pegoleg because,  it’s her birthday! Yeah! Woo hoo! Congratulations, Peg on your 39th birthday (again).  Here’s your bloggy-birthday greeting! (Cue “We are family,…. I got all my sisters with me – Sister Sledge)! I have … Continue reading

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The USS Edson is Almost Home

I love boats and boating.  Our family started boating when I was a teenager and it’s been love ever since. I have been watching with interest the travels of a retired naval destroyer as she is towed to her new … Continue reading

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