Felice Cumpleaños

Daddy Bub would be 95 on his birthday today. At 93 and 9 months, he was too young to leave us, but we know that he knows that today we are celebrating the wonderful times we had with him. Anyone who met him would not be able to forget him…….I think it just might beContinue reading “Felice Cumpleaños”

Wicker Park & Bucktown

Last week  was spent vicariously enjoying a great time  had by Chicago’s Golden Boy.  Christopher  moved from what I considered an amazing place on N. Michigan Ave. to an even more energetic  location for the 20 something crowd. Bucktown is already  sounding like a faster paced totally fun place to live. I’m just glad it’sContinue reading “Wicker Park & Bucktown”

America’s Next Top Model

  In this economy it is not enough to just have a beautiful face and figure. You have to be able to multitask…..for instance, Miss Piggy has been forced into plowing the back forty in order to feed the less endowed creatures that happen to dwell here. She  has had numerous requests for her modelingContinue reading “America’s Next Top Model”

How To Lose A Pig In Ten Days

Starring Will Feral…….   The plan was for us to be pig sitting for a few days, but it took longer for our friend Eddie and his family to build a pen substantial enough to secure this guy. “Bacon” became very comfortable in the barn and he had it all to himself. I turned itContinue reading “How To Lose A Pig In Ten Days”

TAKEN !!!!

We had just watched the movie Taken the night before. The streets of downtown San Antonio are far from Paris where the movie was staged, but still…….     When this stranger on a bicycle built for three showed up, Moye and Grand Moye hopped in. (They had been to Paris several times, but theyContinue reading “TAKEN !!!!”

Eighty Nine and Still Lookin’ Fine!

It seems like yesterday that she danced down the hall of her house on Sir Philip singing “This Lady’s eighty three but she can still boogie!” We celebrated the birthday at Mi Tierra’s with family and friends who are dear to our hearts. Next year who knows where and what we will do. I voteContinue reading “Eighty Nine and Still Lookin’ Fine!”

The Class Of ’69

 High school reunions are so interesting. It’s fun when it’s not your class and you don’t need to pretend that you remember anything about anybody. Not exactly like a family reunion but it’s all relative just the same.  I was sitting at the check in table so that Henry could take a break and twoContinue reading “The Class Of ’69”