Category Archives: Big City

It’s Only the First of November

  Notice all the houses decorated for Christmas before Thanksgiving Day? In Mission Hills subdivision there is a turkey made from a bale of hay. Driving around town you see more than one cement goose lawn ornament dressed as a … Continue reading

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Superstitious? Take the Day off Work

  Superstition is a continuous conversation today at work. Basically because Janice isn’t at work today. Janice suffers from paraskevidekatriaphobia. Yes – that’s a word. It’s a clinical definition for saying its Friday the 13th and she’s staying home. Is … Continue reading

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Skating taught me to set a goal

Roller blades, also called in-line skates, are an increasingly popular summer activity for families. So I agreed to give them a try. “It’s a great way to get around and a fun way to exercise,” Ann said. “If I can … Continue reading

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The Sound of Birds Stopping By…..

Construction of birdhouses and bird feeders can be as simple or as complex as you wish to make it. Bird feeders can look like tiny bungalows, wooden A-frames or miniature chalets. Bird houses need no ornamentation to serve the birds … Continue reading

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Road Signs

Have you noticed all the different signs around town? True, more than one sign is strictly advertisements — periodically they are interesting. One can’t help but notice the flashing neon sign on Madison near the Greenwood Shopping Mall. More than … Continue reading

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Soup’s On !

    My friend Larry was to be released from the hospital today. What better way to say “I care” than to take over a kettle of vegetable soup. My mother is staying with me a few days and the … Continue reading

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The Dog and Suds Drive-In

  Today we live with fast food and drive-thru windows. I recently took my nephew Doug, to a restaurant located not far from the Fort Wayne exit. The Dog and Suds Drive-In serves traditional all American food, such as hamburger, … Continue reading

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