I rented a jackhammer today to tear out our patio. It was super hot but we had some shade from the patio roof. We have a sewer pipe under the patio that needs to be replaced. I had originally hired a guy to do the work. He got started on it but hasn’t shown […]
The only thing missing is an occasional pizza.
Last night was a Beatles Tribute Night at the Cardinals game at Busch Stadium. The Liverpool Legends, a band we’d seen perform before, did a concert before the game. I had taken a photocopy of the ticket stub we have from the only Beatles concert in St. Louis, 50 years and 2 days earlier. A […]
I was finishing a load of laundry my wife started when I heard a squish when I stepped in front of the washer. It has apparently sprung a leak! Dammit! So I took some Tylenol and unhooked the washing machine and pulled it out from the wall. I had to remove about a dozen […]
I had 30-day follow-up blood workup done last Friday and I talked with the doctor’s office today.
It seems that my kidney function numbers are back into the normal range. YAY! The way I had understood it from what they told me a month ago and mostly from what I read online about kidney […]
Mistress Trixie likes to sit in the office chair.
I received some not-so-good news on my routine doctor visit on Tuesday of this past week. I had my blood drawn a few days before my visit. As I was sitting in the office waiting for the doctor to come in I was thinking, ‘I really feel good… no complaints where usually I […]
When we got home from our trip we discovered this new tree painted on out living room wall as a Father’s Day gift. Artistry by my daughter Krisgo and her daughter Kaitie. I love it!
This was the display in our car as we headed back from Simi Valley towards Marina Del Rey. It actually read 117°F but changed before I could get the camera ready. This is the highest temperature I’ve ever experienced. It was 108 a few years ago when I was in Las Vegas.
… it’s me holding an 8.5 lb. Oscar statue.