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IRONMAN?????

If you are anything like me you would have guessed that the title IRONMAN was the latest Hollywood movie about super hero`s. Until my youngest daughter Susannah (Budge) began competing in the ironman races I had no idea what an … Continue reading

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My Latest New Car

And then there were two!!!! Just bought this brand new Cooper S convertibles in Halifax this morning and drove it home with the top down. The weather was so nice we took a photo of the car in the dune … Continue reading

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Puppy Love!!!!!!

Do you remember the song “And they called it puppy love”????not sure if that was the title or just some of the words, Whatever it is, it was running through my head this morning as I posted the two photos … Continue reading

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Service Stations – A Thing of the Past

Gas stations like the one in the photo are surely a thing of the past. Sad but true, gone are the prices too. Gas at 23 cents a gallon, free glass with fill up, put a tiger in your tank … Continue reading

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The Night Before Christmas – K Mart 1972

Way back on Christmas Eve in 1972 I worked as the manager of the Tecumseh Rd Kmart Auto Centre and Gas Bar in Windsor Ontario. In those days the store was open from 10am to 10pm six days a week. … Continue reading

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Rising Gas Prices????

Tomorrow is the last day of the month and the time here on PEI when the price of gas goes up, or if we are lucky, down. Trouble is, its a guessing game, do I fill up today or wait … Continue reading

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Back to Sanity

The Lambretta is history! It left yesterday in the back of a truck heading for Halifax. I had mixed feeling as it disappeared down the driveway. Nevertheless, its better gone,I’d surely have been killed if I’d continued riding it. That’s … Continue reading

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No Fool Like An Old Fool

The photo I have posted was taken in 1959, I was twenty years old and riding a Lambretta around the narrow country lanes of South Wales with a pretty girl on the back. In those days traffic was light and … Continue reading

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Chasing another Idea!!!

I’m not completely sure, but think I might be a little crazy, its okay to be a little crazy, right!!. Linda and I go through this every so often. We start off thinking we should buy a motorhome, not a … Continue reading

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Guess Whos Coming to Dinner?

Susannah’s dog while visiting last year, Scout is much like our own dogs, not at all spoiled. As you can see from the photo Scout has exceptional table manners. we are expecting another visit this summer. I better get the … Continue reading

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