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Oh Snap!

Upon returning home one day and checking my mail, I was greeted by a snapping turtle.  Either the mail carrier couldn’t get him in my mailbox or he was displaced by the mowing of the roadside ditches that had occurred that day. 128 more words

Country Living

Visiting Charleston, S.C. (Part 1)

Vacation (or Holiday, for you Brits)

Last week my family went on vacation. With the exception of Katie, the daughter who stayed home and watched the house and dogs (and used too much laundry soap), we all loaded up and drove to Charleston, South Carolina, to stay with our oldest daughter, Alicia, and her husband, Josh. 451 more words

Life Lessons


BBQ at my Uncle’s place ^_^

That Paella was perfect >_<


Montreal Jazz Festival


Waking up to Abby’s laughter at 6am was absolutely priceless.  The breakfast to celebrate my cousin’s birthday was as much fun for me as I’m sure it was nerve racking to Abby.  240 more words


Seafood Temple Booking (failed)

Good evening once again Seafood Templars,

Recognising your failure to acknowledge my request, below, and with some important guests to entertain, I can wait no longer upon a response. 339 more words

Friends And Family

Lesson in Fishing

When my son was a little boy, I thought I had to teach him how to fish, because every boy needs to know this. I knew nothing about the sport, but I went out anyway, and bought fishing equipment for our next big camping trip. 72 more words

Friends And Family

all about Gabe


That there handsome face belongs to our friend Gabe. The man is one of those people that put you immediately at ease when you first meet. 153 more words

Fun And Games