Superbowl party 2019

| Last weekend was Super Bowl LIII, and the roaming party moved to Charleston SC for the event. Also, all the hard-core members of the party were present this year.  more


Invasion across the southern border

| For once The Orange One has said something true — there is an invasion across our southern border.  more


Visiting the poppies 2019

| Yesterday, the usual suspects drove to Lancaster to check out the Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve. Even from miles away you could see hillsides carpeted in orange, blue, and yellow. It's a very good year.  more


Opera in the Park 2019

| I'm not sure anymore when we started going to Opera in the Park. I found pictures and a website article from 2006, so I think that's the first year. We've gone every year since.  more


It's my birthday

| It's my birthday. 76 years old. Woo-hoo! And I'm looking forward to my 76th year being so much better than the last.  more


Circumnavigating the Salton Sea

| In the past year we have passed by the Salton Sea many times en route to Mexico to visit the dentist, and the same conversation always ensues.  more


Thanksgiving 2019 and days following

| The usual suspects assembled Chez Paul to give thanks, feast, and slake their thirsts.  more


Christmas 2019

| Christmas this year turned out to be a modest but filling affair. The Canadians had other plans for the day, and at the last minute Rafe called in sick. I should have called in sick as well, but I was the host. What's a host to do? In a word, our table for six shrank to a table for three.  more



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