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Rounding Out 2017

The good news is we made it (nearly) through another year. The bad news is we didn’t get to see all our great friends during 2017. People have gone to the many winds, and we haven’t been keeping up. Hopefully that … 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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Hail Tragedy of 2016

UPDATED The hail storm that struck our house on the night of 12 April 2016 seemed like a mortar attack, especially to anybody upstairs, right under the bombardment. We gathered a few outsized hail stones (see the photo), and in … Continue reading

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Done And Out In 2015

The years is drawing to a close, and it’s time to wrap it up. I mean, how much more can happen between now and the New Year? So here’s a summation and the outlook for 2016. Landscape Revolution Five years … Continue reading

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