Texas Two Step | Visiting The Grandkids

Texas Two Step | Visiting The Grandkids

You may think the Texas Two Step is a dance move that originated in Texas.  Think again.  Keeping up with the granddaughters is like doing the Texas Two Step! Texas Two Step When you Google the term, you find all kinds of results.  First, there’s the Texas...
What Doesn’t Kill Us…

What Doesn’t Kill Us…

You’ve heard it before, but is “what doesn’t kill us makes us stronger” really true? What Doesn’t Kill Us Not a lot of metal work has been happening in the last two weeks.  We’ve been struggling with Snowmageddon 2019 in Central...
Daylight Saving Time Confusion

Daylight Saving Time Confusion

Daylight saving time got you confused?  We know we were confused on our recent trip to the southwestern states. Daylight Saving Time As far as we know, Arizona is the only state currently not using daylight saving time.  On face value, this isn’t a big deal. ...
True North | Finding and Keeping It

True North | Finding and Keeping It

Google “true north” and you find everything from definitions of magnetic true north to self-help books.  There are Facebook pages, blog posts, and scientific explanations on how not to get lost when relying on a compass. This week’s blog is about how...
Growing Old | Not For Sissies

Growing Old | Not For Sissies

Growing old – it’s not for sissies.  Betty Davis said something like this in a quote once.  This year has definitely been a reminder that age is slowly creeping up on us. Pinterest Quotes for Growing Old Sometimes you just have to stop and read some of the...
Midwest Vacations – Cheese Curds and Brews!

Midwest Vacations – Cheese Curds and Brews!

This year our vacations have been 2 to 3 days camping at local parks.  Pat wanted to make a trip to see her mom in Wisconsin and brother’s new place in Minnesota.   So, reservations were made and Midwest vacations became a reality! First stop – Minnesota!...