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Happy Halloween! This is the true start of fall in my opinion. The air is getting crisp and staying that way. A few weeks earlier the days were cold then warm again. But although pumpkins seem to be more of a Halloween item, I include them more in my fall decor. So, to all my Active Rain friends...
WE are getting close to the end of this holiday. I am not sure why we call it a holiday, we don't have a day off. But one thing I know is that there are millions of pumpkins that will be long forgotten, if they make it through the night. But my thoughts for the day after is...
It is Halloween this week. I have been a bit boring again, so how about a few funnies. Now if you are easily offended...stop here and go away! (You probably should not watch some fo the TV shows.) Enjoy! Just another reason not to drink when you fly. Trick or drink can be a hazard to y...
Right now it is anyones series to lose. neither team is playing up to their professional level. Mistakes abound and even a few bizarre calls. I am hoping to see a more professional finish to the game I love. Sadly, to much money is in the hands of all concerned and pride just doesn't show it's re...
Trees are great. They provide shade, protection, homes for wildlife especially birds. But there are also downfalls depending on your view. Tall trees close to buildings can be a detriment during storms. Tree removal may also be expensive if one needs to be removed. But the biggest complaint i...
As I am getting ready for church this morning I am having issues with a certain pair of pants. I talk to my wife about he shrinking them, AGAIN! Of course, she has a different idea of what the problem is. I disagree, but hey, it is Sundayand I don't want to start a fight so early in the day. ...
Minnesota's weather is fickle to say the least. The weatherman will be right on if you have no plans. But if you plan a get together or some outdoor chores to get done...The forecast will be way off. But, we Minnesotans have learned to roll with the weather punches and make the most of it.
Having worked corrections I have heard and seen a lot. At the same time not much surprises me. But some situations just require backup... A young police recruit was asked during his final exam... What would you do if you had to arrest your mother? The young recruit thought for a second... "...
WE have been hearing that gas will drop to under 3 bucks on some areas. I thought that maybe we may get close, but... Today, it is at $2.95. It is hard to believe that for once we were hearing the truth. For those who commute any distance, this is like a temporary raise. How long will it last? ...
I had a client that said he was going to be ready after the 5th of November to start looking. WE can look after work...I will be back in town about 5:30 or so. Well, but that time we will be deep into Daylight Savings Time. It will be dark close to 5pm. If you don't care what the outside yard l...