Tag Archives: fun

If Al Capone was Around Today

Funny that I should be thinking of people like Machine Gun Kelly, Baby Face Nelson or Al Capone  whilst in the midst of a Provincial election. It is strange and I simply can`t explain it!!! especially with all the GRAND  … Continue reading

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Cars I have owned.

Its another snowy stormy day, church is probably cancelled again, haven’t been now for three weeks.  I’m beginning to wonder if I will ever get to drive the Mini Cooper again, with the top down . Its hard to come … Continue reading

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A Blog Worth Sharing

My daughter Susannah wrote this very caring and poignant blog about her dear friend Wendy.  Wendy is a lovely young caring and fun loving woman, a wife a mother and a fine school teacher. She is suffering from this dreadful … Continue reading

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Skipping in the Streets of Belfast Circa 1950

On Tuesday evening I watched the latest Rick Mercer show, one of my favourite TV programs. In this particular episode Rick visited a group, maybe team is a better word, of boys and girls specializing in skipping. Like so many … Continue reading

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Appreciating Your Wife!!!

Ah! you say, that age old problem of trying to prove to your wife that you still love  her. That you still think of her as the beautiful young girl who walked down the aisle to give her hand to … Continue reading

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The Wolseley 6/99

Selling the Rover yesterday stirred memories of how my life with Linda began. We courted whilst I was on the Island and later when I transferred back to Dartmouth. We became engaged shortly before I was told I was moving … Continue reading

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More KMart Follies!!!!

One morning a lady arrived at the service centre in her newish Austin 1100, she did not look happy. She said, “I have just come from the dealership with my two year old car, they told me I need some … Continue reading

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Life is One Day at a Time

I was feeling a little depressed over the weekend, maybe the weather had something to do with it. Maybe because my youngest daughter Susannah left on Sunday morning to return home to NFLD. She had been here for a week … Continue reading

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Second Anniversary, Still Alive

Two years today since my heart attack and I’m still on the right side of the grass. It was certainly the most difficult moment of my life but with the hands of competent medical staff the wonderful support of my … Continue reading

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The Importance of Birthdays

My dog Yoda doesn’t set much importance in celebrating his birthdays, just as long as he is fed,comfortable and warm he is happy. That tells me dogs are a lot smarter than we give them credit for. People? well we … Continue reading

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