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Speechless Sunday: Dancing Last night our Shag Dance Club meeting was a little thinly attended probably because of the Holidays. The newsletter lady saw my camera and asked me to take photos. It was really interesting as I went around to snap shots of couples and groups and folks having fun dancing.
The Best Blog Posts Are Easy to Write I have noticed that when I get an idea and sit down and capture that into a blog post, it usually flows right out on to the page and those turn out to be my best posts. They are posts that capture the most page views and sometimes the most comments, even tho...
Wordless Wednesday - Frosty It was cold as heck at Newtown Park today for our Wednesday Bocce game. After the second game we lost a couple of players who went inside for coffee and never came back. After the third and final tie breaker game we were all ready to leave. Even Frosty I spotted f...
Wordpress TwentyFourteen Theme Dazzles One trend that we have seen this year will continue in 2014 and that is the use of larger and more beautiful images. Pinterest and Instragram have validated how much we like images and visuals. Now WordPress is releasing their new theme for 2014, aptly named...
They Don't Make Calendars Anymore, Do They Mary Ann, my wife, noticed that our State Farm Insurance agent didn't sent out the pocket calender this year like they have for the last 20 years. So she asked me to pick her up one. So I was in Kroger and looked for a calendar and there was none. Next I...
Speechless Sunday: Shopping Day So this was the scene at Crate and Barrel today, one of the three shopping shops I made with my wife. People were in a festive mood and we definitely buying things (including us) not just shopping. Plenty of employees to help you too. Very nice today.
Neighborhood Parks Are a Great Asset The city or county neighborhood parks are a great asset to the quality of living in our communities. Parks are for enjoying and here are some of the things in our neighborhood park that I am enjoying. Gets me outside to enjoy the great outdoors for awhile. T...
Wordless Wednesday - Parade
Where Are the Retirement Communities? I started researching where are the retirement communities located, by state. Which states have the most retirement communities. I didn't at first see any answers to that question. The information I did see is related but not the same. What I did see addresse...
Speechless Sunday: Serious Clowns