Category Archives: Family

Texas Family in Washington

In town to honor a family member’s retirement from the United States Air Force, the family enjoyed a day touring the Washington, D.C. Capitol complex. Here, more or less in sequence, are some photos. Our guide for the day was¬†Marilyn … Continue reading

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Where Laws Are Made

In town to attend a family function, guest of our niece Dawn Brotherton, we were treated to a grand tour of the nation’s Capitol Building. This is where Congress meets (Senate and House of Representatives), and it’s worth the trip … Continue reading

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Life Mileposts

And some are just grand. I know I’m getting old when my sister’s daughter is retiring from the Air Force. We were invited to attend the ceremony, which was held on 23 September in the Pentagon courtyard. Here is my … Continue reading

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Remembering An Old Friend

Updated Twenty¬†years ago we lived at this place on Silent Oak in Farmers Branch. Prior to that we lived in another house in the section right next to this, on Pin Oak Court. Our neighbor was Ernie Ludwick, and he … Continue reading

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The Bird House

Readers will recall… OK, maybe they won’t recall, but a few years ago my grandson John gave me a birdhouse for a present: I put it up on the back yard fence and waited for some action. No birds came … Continue reading

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