Category Archives: Life in general

Election 2012

Well I woke up this morning and my guy didn’t win but the world didn’t come to an end.  In fact, life went on.  That is a testament to the American system many people take for granted.  It is not … Continue reading

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Franken – What?

We survived…and we survived with Power the entire time.  Toby really enjoyed hunkering down with me on the couch (see picture).  He was also very relieved to go outside this morning for a long walk!  I was not as excited … Continue reading

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Wind, Rain & Wine

Heading into the evening when the winds and rains will be at its worst. I have to admit, it sounds really scary. But we are safe and sound in the warm house with electricity. I can’t complain too much. I … Continue reading

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Howling Wind

I think the howling of the wind is what makes a hurricane so scary.  It just sounds scary!  The wind is really picking up.  Scary part is, this is only the beginning.  Good news is Toby went outside with the … Continue reading

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Frankenstorm – The Beginning

In the past two years we have had Snowmageddon, an earthquake, the derecho, and now Frankenstorm.  I can only assume that Mother Nature is not a fan of the Nation’s Capital.  As I like to do during states of emergency, … Continue reading

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Wow – Did I really almost make it to Election Day without a Blog Post?

I got pinged the other day from one of my avid Blog supporters (Okay it was my Mom) who said, “I can’t believe we are two weeks away from a Presidential election and you have not posted ANYTHING on your … Continue reading

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Video Memory of Friends

So glad Fox 26 in Houston posted an update on the Classmates with Cancer video they produced 3 years ago.  It is great to be able to see and hear Kathy’s voice and see Julie’s kids. http://www.myfoxhouston.com/video?&clipId=7716737&autostart=true  

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Signs

Do you believe in signs?  I do.  I was looking over the blog stats and noticed one of the top searches right now is everyone looking for the Classmates with Cancer video (It appears the video is no longer available … Continue reading

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Another Angel

Here we go again.  Today my childhood friend, Kathy Voigt Nuernberg, a kind compassionate, caring, church going,  mother with a smile a mile wide lost her battle with cancer.  It was painful watching her deal with it but it is … Continue reading

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Train, Horses & The White House

You ever have one of those incredibly insane weeks?  Work has been hell but everything else has been fantastic.  This week alone my Dog announced his run for the presidency and a Vice Presidential Candidate search (toby4president.wordpress.com); I went to … Continue reading

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