It’s Almost our Birthday!

I love birthdays. It was a long standing joke that the celebration of my birthday began in January and ended in September. Only funny to some, if you know that my date of birth is in the end of May. But let’s face it, who doesn’t want their birthday to be...

Excuse me, please!

As I waited in line for the half-n-half, I suddenly realized there was a “line” for the cream and sugar. A line? How hard can it be to add cream and sugar I thought? Get your stuff. Dump it. Move on. Right? Well, not so much. Apparently, that task is...

Get Ready for Flag Day!

Not many folks are aware that June 14th is FLAG DAY.  Maybe it was because I grew up in a Military town (San Diego) that I know about these things. But I have to say, I have always enjoyed observing it. Even as a kid I stuck flags either in the yard or somewhere in...

Do you know about D-Day? (June 6th)

A dear friend of mine actually drove General Eisenhower’s jeep once during the great WWII. Only 3 guys from his unit of 200 made it home. Today however, we focus on another gentleman. I will talk more about my friend later… Sitting in a hotel room that lay...