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I finally feel like the old Will…..

Today around 2:00 pm,  I convinced Lynn and daughter, Catherine, to go to Bruster’s for some ice cream.  When I say “convinced” it wasn’t like I had to do whole lot of arm twisting.  I just asked if anyone was … Continue reading

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Ride-Geocache-Ride-Nap!!

In an effort to get the most out of my Spring Break I decided to use the last three days doing the things I love to do best.  NO…not that….!!!!  I mean riding my bike, geocaching and napping. Friday I … Continue reading

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Krispy Kreme and Microbrews

Yesterday I had an amazingly fun day!   I almost wrote that I I took the day off from bicycling but I just remembered I rode 19 miles on the exercise bike so…not really. Friday our friends Renea and Don emailed … Continue reading

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Golden Skateworld, Charles Manson and Double Chunk Chocolate

My wife, Lynn, retired from teaching a few weeks ago.  Thirty years of mimeographs, teaching Special and Regular Education, switching schools, school systems and enduring everchanging teaching philosophies and burearacy.  Where did the time go???!!! March 30th, 1976 – An … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Bonking and Waller Mill Park

Saturday, June 20, 2009 – 1500th find!!!TFTC Found after a long day of hiking. Mr. S. was suffering from heat exhaustion and had to stop and lie down several times on the way back (97 degrees). Mrs. S. was pouring … Continue reading

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Deltaville, Reedville, Captain John Smith and Bill the Docent

Whew!!! I write this the day after we drove 300 miles, hiked 3 miles or so, and found seven geocaches. What would possess us to do such a thing? It’s called the Captain John Smith Geotrail. This series of geocaches … Continue reading

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Why My Wife’s Breast Cancer Was the Best Thing that Ever Happened to Me.

Now you have to keep in mind that the title didn’t say it was the best thing that ever happened to my wife. I’m speaking from a selfishly, personal perspective.  More about that later. Today was the seventh anniversary of … Continue reading

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Aging Has Its Rewards

I’m not sure when it happened, how it happened or why it happened. I’m just glad it happened. Maybe it’s being 52 years old. Maybe it’s losing a bunch of weight and getting fitter. Maybe it’s having a “somewhat” empty … Continue reading

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