Month: July 2017

Thankful for good brakes

We were recently at a local favorite ice cream shop in Newport, Vermont. It is located on the main street of town, on the corner of a parking lot. The seating for the customers in in a section of the parking lot. To get to it, you have to cross the entrance area into the…
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In the out door

Do you ever try to exit a building, through the exit door, only to have to wait for people coming IN the out door to clear the doorway? I actually watched someone walk past the entrance to go in the out door. What is up with that? I’ll admit, I have been accused of being…
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Safety in numbers

Back when I was in my late teens/early twenties (many moons ago), I lived in a city and walked to and from work. Depending on which job I was going to, it may have been in daylight or it may have been in the wee hours of the morning. Most times it was just me,…
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The grass is always greener…

This is a picture (as taken) of my parent’s property, in Vermont. Jim and I both remarked, “Look how green everything is!” Then we discussed how much rain they have had this spring. They’ve had so much rain, and cool temperatures, this past May/June that they seldom had the opportunity to mow the grass. To…
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