Tag Archives: Survival

The One Picked On

Once upon a time, so many years ago it’s sometimes easier to forget than it is to remember.  There was a boy.  For the purpose of this story, I’ll call him… me. I was early in the Air Force, and, … Continue reading

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Typical Tucson

The thought went like this “I’ll take my camera with me, then I can take beautiful pictures!”  but, to be honest… there’s nothing beautiful at 108 degrees. So I took what pictures I could… from the safety of my air … Continue reading

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Multiplication Math Tips and Tricks (Key to Mental Math)

The older I get, the less simple math intimidates me.  Numbers are starting to turn from some abstract concept to actual 'things' which allows me to actually 'do' stuff with them. I mentioned last month an addition and subtraction trick … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Seat-belt Safety

Typically as soon as I pull into the parking spot I hear click.  When I turned, I saw this:

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Always Watching – School Fundraiser of Ducky Doom

It seems that fundraisers are a part of going to school, I don't remember having half as many when I was young, but it seems that the school is in a constant state of need, or bleed.  Mainly bleeding parents … Continue reading

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It’s About … Time – Camping

For the last year, at least once a month, I say to myself "Wow, I really need to take the children camping!"  It started last year around this time of year when for the first time in more than a … Continue reading

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When the Mice are Away…

Monday went by like most days, I felt the same lack of energy through most of the day that I had through Saturday and Sunday because of the piggy flu vaccine, but I persevered.  I was able to work out in … Continue reading

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The Thing About Dragons Is:

I know a little about a lot of things, but about Dragons I know a lot. The things about dragons is that there are a lot of them, not just numbers but different kinds, they are like birds that way.  … Continue reading

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