No Mice Harmed

welcome mat with dog

The line from Robert Burns “To A Mouse” written in 1786 still rings true. But, Mousie, thou art no thy lane [you aren’t alone] In proving foresight may be vain: The best laid schemes o’ mice an’ men Gang aft a-gley, [often go awry] An’ lea’e us nought but grief an’ pain, For promised joy. … [Read more…]

Busy Past months

I know, always the excuse as to why no blog updates. So much has happened that i could write pages and pages. Relax, I am not going to write pages LOL. Highlights: Some one was murdered in our complex our neighbor purposely ran into our station wagon twice and totaled it and the shed wall. … [Read more…]

Star Spangled

1812 Star Spangled Banner

In 1780, John Stafford Smith wrote the constitutional song of the Anacreaontic Society of London. Ralph Tomlinson a President of the society wrote the words to the song. For a bit of time it was a popular drinking song. It probably would not be familiar to you and me except for the familiar tune. Take … [Read more…]