Category Archives: General

Latest Pictures of the Countryside

I took a few pictures the other day of the countryside to show the drought conditions we are in. By looking at the pictures the nice green color of the grass gives the impression that moisture is plentiful. The reason … Continue reading

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Latest Happenings

It has been a while since my last blog entry. Not much exciting has happened lately-I haven’t won the lottery (you really think I’d tell anyone if I did?!!), the world is supposed to come to an end today at … Continue reading

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IT RAINED TODAY!!!!!

Mother Nature has been a bit stingy in providing rain to us here in South East Central Texas. Rainfall amounts received this year: Month In. Rain Remarks January 3.43 February 0.47 March 1.10 All occurred 1st week of month April … Continue reading

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Respect for the Pledge of Allegiance

On 23 April 2011 Claire wrote in her blog about Respect. An article by the news media reported that a school district in the region changed their policy concerning students participation reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag. Apparently … Continue reading

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Question of the Day

A great deal of thought went into selecting a site for all the military bases that have been built in this country. The planners selected sites that were as remote as possible from inhabited areas so that the 24/7/365 activity … Continue reading

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Latest Happenings

Really not much, still no rain. Woke up this morning and we had no electricity. Called Bluebonnet Electric and their machine said they knew of our outage and that they expected power would be restored in two and a half … Continue reading

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We are worried about ‘the cow’ when it is all about the ‘Ice Cream’

The internet is home to many, many websites that report the goings on in congress and the oval office in our nation’s capital. A recent article I read had to do with our country’s huge and growing fiscal deficit. It … Continue reading

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