Monthly Archives: May 2012

My rubber chicken birthday

Hoo hah!  The invites are all out for the birthday bbq at the end of the month and the responses are coming in, which puts me in a birthday blogging mood (which you know I love to do if you checked out the “Events” category on the blog).  Read on… Just short of 12 years… Read more »

Pop goes the button

I’m sorry, but that’s so totally not right. You regular readers know I’ve been working hard at keeping my body from turning into a 50-year-old (plus) leisure man’s body.  I’ve been exercising, working out, improving my posture, playing tennis, eating right (okay, okay, eating better).  So there’s just no call for what just happened. Yeah, I… Read more »

The secret of my unsuccess

May brings many eventful days that always make it a highlight month for me.  There’s Mother’s Day, a long-time favorite even without Mom around anymore (plenty of other Moms still available for me to send cards or greetings), there’s the traditional Memorial Day weekend (not so significant a break these days) and, of course, my… Read more »

(Don’t) Text me

So, just yesterday we briefly touched on relationships, or more specifically, my competence in relationships and I dropped a tease for today’s post about texting.  Writers do those types of tricks.  It’s supposed to get you to come back.  Raise your hand if it worked. About two weeks ago, I put up a post about… Read more »

A family takes time

How do all you people do it? I’ve often wondered what my life would have been like if I had married and had a family.  Those thoughts occurred more frequently in the last few years (perhaps because I have had more time to think about things in those years). I’ve never come up with a… Read more »