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Trying to Reason with Hurricane Matthew

Trying to Reason with Hurricane Matthew

Waiting for the storm to hit I live in the Orlando area and if you’ve seen anything in the news over the past couple of days, you know that we have a massive hurricane heading our way. I’ve spent this whole day cooped up in my home with my son Jake. I’ve done some work, … Continue reading

Go Home Winter, You’re Drunk

Go Home Winter, You’re Drunk

OR Why I live in Florida As I watch one more weather report about one more snow storm up north, I’m thankful that I live in Florida. I realize that might sound weird to some folks. Every week, there’s a new story about someone in Florida doing some crazy thing. Like the one where the … Continue reading

Priceless

Priceless

I said this before Football tickets $75 Dinner $20 Seeing the look on your son’s face when he sees his first UGA home football game start … priceless. The weekend before Thanksgiving, my son Jake and I drove up to Georgia to see his first UGA Home game. Jake has watched Georgia played dozens of … Continue reading

Best Time of the Year

Best Time of the Year

For my readers up north, you may be feeling a break from the summer heat. But for us Floridians, the only way we know it’s Fall is because football season starts. As an avid University of Georgia fan, you don’t need to tell me that college football started two weeks ago. I couldn’t bring myself … Continue reading

Vacation, Had to Get Away

Vacation, Had to Get Away

I realize I just came back from a week long vacation in Georgia but today’s post is not about my trip. Yeah, it was cool to get out town and get away from my scheduled world but this isn’t about me. This post is to help out my blogger friend Larry at Me, Myself and Kids … Continue reading

Sunday Funnys: Top 10 Reasons to Love Summer

Sunday Funnys: Top 10 Reasons to Love Summer

I’ve heard that this week is officially the first week of summer. When you live in Florida, hearing everyone talk about that just makes you laugh. We’ve had endless rain mixed in with 90 degree weather and even our first named tropical storm come through our state. I’ve got news for you folks … summer … Continue reading

Don’t Rain on my Parade

Don’t Rain on my Parade

It’s been raining for 2 weeks straight. And now we have our first named storm, Tropical Storm Andrea, making her way through our state. What can you expect when you live in the Sunshine State during the first week of Hurricane Season? Even my dog Winston doesn’t like this weather. Every time we go for … Continue reading

Sunday Funnys: A Lesson About Gas

Sunday Funnys: A Lesson About Gas

The other day my son Jake tells me this story about something that happened in school. It was the time of day where they study science and since this is one of Jake’s favorite subjects, he was actually paying attention and not messing around. Jake explains that they’re learning about different matter, meaning in Jake-talk … Continue reading

Trying to Reason with Hurricane Season

Trying to Reason with Hurricane Season

Not only is that the name of one of my favorite Jimmy Buffett songs, it’s pretty spot on for the description of life in Florida during hurricane season. Our weather has been out of whack this week as the rest of the country. I really miss winter this year. Of course, I live in Orlando … Continue reading

My Tribute to Labor Day

My Tribute to Labor Day

For my readers who don’t live in big US of A, we’re celebrating Labor Day today. To give you some background of our holiday today, I found this on the US Department of Labor website: Labor Day: What it Means Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and … Continue reading