No more, please!

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I am finally done Xmas shopping. It was getting to be a madhouse out there. I got the last few items at the liquor store today. This liquor super store also has a separate-but-connected gourmet foods store. They actually have to hire a half-dozen guys to man the parking lot and direct drivers. If they […]

Happy Thanksgiving

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We had fun. Mel and I, and two of our friends, went to my dad’s house for Thanksgiving. Altogether, there was 17 of us – quite a crowd and a real party atmosphere. We got pretty tipsy trashed but still managed to chow down on the great food. Turkey and all the trimmings, along with […]

Happy Halloween!

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Once again we ran out of candy and the annual argument is resurrected: You hand out too much candy!, says Mel. I have been giving 2 pieces per trick-or-treater; generally the size of a gobstopper and a sucker. Or, a single “fun-sized” chocolate bar. No, I moan… I simply haven’t bought enough! The $35 I […]