You may think I'm scared. NO way!!

The way I keep going on about this cataract surgery.  I'm not.  I am very excited about it.  I can't hardly wait to get my vision back.  I wish something could be done like this for my ears but it is bey0nd question.   I've been loosing vision...

Do Anopholese mosquitoes get Malaria?

Would serve them right if they did, it seems to me.  Suffer sweats and bone crushing chills.  I was never in the sounth pacific but I some how picked it up anyway in my travels.   It comes back even after years.

CATCH-Up

The last 6 weeks have been busy for us.  Many family and friends visiting to celebrate July 4th and later my great grand son's first birthday party and of course the opening of the pool has made our house the Mecca for all teh vacatining Hadjis.  Our...

Birthday party still going on 4 days later

Saturday, Sunday, Mnnday and Tuesday,  the party goes on.   My greatrandsons first birthday,  The family have hitailed it back north to cooler weather.  It has been unusually hot. But the neighbors and friends of my granddaughter and her husband are...

Just One of those ... you know... THINGS

Memories.  There are a lot of them.  There was that time in my second attempt at college was just right.  I was finally over all my hangups and was living it up.   If there were bad things that happened, I have forgotten them all now. Just the...

my great grand son's 1st Birthday

A year ago today we were on pins and needles.  My granddaughter's water had broken a day or two before.  She had been advised not to go through with his pregnancy but she decided to let Nature takes its course.  My grandson in law was there with her...

Thank Heavens! I've been swimming!!!

Two days early.  The glue finally came off my woun d and there skin had knitted back togethr again without mishap.  There had appeared to be a large scab under it, but that was just a finger print on the glue, not a break in he skin.  It was that scab...

CHILLY TODAY. 40-DAY RAINS

Cooling off yesterday and this morning.  Isn't this the same time it suddenly grew cool last year?  I remember we had cool weather for the last of July and all of August.  Much different than we were used to.  The farmers have switched their crops...

SOLVED. Why blogs disappear before publishing.

Mystery solved.  Why blogs disappear afrer being written.  undocumented feature.  I'm not sure if it is Windows 8 or what.  If you hit backspace twice after writing, your effort will be lost forever,    I'm not sure it is forever but I've never been...

PARDON MY FRENCH...

My bathroom habits have always been private and behind locked doors and as silent as possible.  But this against a man's nature.  He needs to be free and not look for a pissoir on every corner.   There is nothing so freeing as to be able to...

ANOTHER DOC'S DAY; GOT MY BANANA SPLIT

Now, now,  Clean up your thoughts. Two separate thoughts,  Had a double doctors appointment today and while it was out and it was very hot and totally humid, I went in an icecream store and bought a banana split milkshake.  The icecream and even the...

Words for my Baby

My baby's a nudist,  a buddhist and alltogether the cutist LIttle number I've ever seen.. She;s a fruit cake, a fruit-cup One day I'll just eat her up That'll be the last we thing we well see of me or  she, I'll start my breakfast...

What A Day it Was !

 We had a pool party,  Umbrellas and tent everwhere. all around the swimming pool. My SIL at the BarBQ.  Hot dogs and Cheeseburgers and sausages everywhere. by the hundreds. Any way you wanted then,   The starting time was 3 p m.  Some were...

A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS. ME!!!

Not what you may be thinking.   I'm just a four season man.  I enjoy the spring and summer.  I'd be glad if fall were over in two weeks and winter in three or four weeks.  Then it's lets get to summer fast as we can.   As a youth and young man I...

Robins ARE NOT extinct. YaYY !!

You may know, I have sat outside all spring since there were no flowers or buds on the trees.  I've enjoyed watching the entire spring turn to summer.  But there have been no robins this year.  Not even one.   I thought Silent Spring had finally cauht...