Category Archives: Just Because

Tuesday Tunes – “Poor Wayfaring Stranger”

. I’ve got a treat for everyone today – two soulful versions of this beloved classic. Good God Almighty – when the roll is called up yonder, it’s a pretty safe bet that this lady will be in the Heavenly … Continue reading

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Sunday Funnies – It’s a good thing he’s so cute…..

A couple of years ago, Paul and I went to see the movie “Act of Valor” – the one that stars real-life Navy SEALs.  We both really enjoyed it, and it was neat to see “the real deal” in action. At the time … Continue reading

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Foodie Friday – Watermelon Sorbet

. In the heat of the summer, is there anything better than an icy/slushy treat? And who doesn’t love the sweet taste of watermelon in the summertime? This recipe has both, along with a couple of surprise ingredients: . Watermelon … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes – “Libertango” by the Swingle Singers

. I’m always intrigued by the ingenuity of human beings – having been in choirs virtually all my life, one of the things that I am in awe of is really well-done a cappella music. The Swingle Singers – while the faces/voices may change as … Continue reading

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Foodie Friday – Sylvan Beach Summer Soup

. Once again, while looking for one thing I found something completely different…. Back in college, I got a little recipe booklet from the Imperial Sugar company which was full of recipes from around the state of Texas. One of … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes – “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy”, “Sing, Sing, Sing”

I don’t know why, but music like this just makes me think of summer.  This is just lots and lots of fun! . The talented group of singers/dancers is called “Burn the Floor“.  You can get a copy of their … Continue reading

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Sunday Funnies – Thank Goodness For Lifeguards

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Foodie Friday – Loaves and “Fish” Sticks

. Since my favorite fella has a birthday coming up, I thought it might be nice to share the recipe of one of his all-time favorites with everyone. Way back in the day, Paul’s Grandma Nettie started making this recipe for her family.  Being … Continue reading

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Sunday Funnies: Banned from Target

Got this in my e-mail from my aunt, and had to share it with all of you (this was forwarded to her by someone else – it’s just one of those funny stories): After I retired, my wife insisted that … Continue reading

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Foodie Friday Saturday – Bacon-Wrapped Corn on the Cob

  Okay, so one day we had some leftover corn on the cob….    

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