Monthly Archives: August 2011

Post-Christmas Resolution, Day 236 – Giving And Driving

(The next few days, I will be posting from the road as my son and I drive back from Iowa to Oregon. Tonight we are in Rapid City, South Dakota)  I helped matchbridge.org by giving some blog advice to them through … Continue reading

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Post-Christmas Resolution, Day 235 – The Man With A Trailer

(All posts are from my hometown of Perry, Iowa where we are vacationing for the next week) Helped my parents with a lot of chores on the to-do list today. Getting older is not easy. This past week I have … Continue reading

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Post-Christmas Resolution, Day 234 – This Makes All The Giving Worth It

(All posts are from my hometown of Perry, Iowa where we are vacationing for the next week) Gave my whole day and spent it with my kids at Adventureland amusement park near Des Moines, Iowa.  “Everything about Adventureland was great, … Continue reading

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Post-Christmas Resolution, Day 233 – Seeing The Unseen

(All posts are from my hometown of Perry, Iowa where we are vacationing for the next week) Spent a good part of the day getting my mother a new iPad and getting her setup so she can connect to the … Continue reading

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Post-Christmas Resolution, Day 232 – In Service Of Your Countrymen

(All posts are from my hometown of Perry, Iowa where we are vacationing for the next week).  Got groceries and several other necessities for my parents … Hung some decorations in their new apartment … And I talked with a … Continue reading

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Post-Christmas Resolution, Day 231 – Railroads, Trails, And An Old Schwinn Bicycle

(All posts are from my hometown of Perry, Iowa where we are vacationing for the next week).  Took a long bike ride with my son up to a neighboring small town. Seasons change. Times change. Needs change. In the 1860’s … Continue reading

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Post-Christmas Resolution, Day 230 – The Main Street Dilemma

(All posts are from my hometown of Perry, Iowa where we are vacationing for the next week).  Today, my wife and I helped my parents with several sundry tasks and errands. … My father also purchased a dehumidifier at the … Continue reading

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