Monthly Archive: August 2019

Be careful what you wish for, coyote..

Be careful what you wish for, coyote..

I found this little roadrunner novelty souvenir at a thrift store a while back. He’s a cute little guy… just a little roadrunner doll, made in Japan. At least, I hope it’s just a...

French Bulldog Performs Surgery 0

French Bulldog Performs Surgery

I am not sure why this paragraph bothers me, it seems to be grammatically correct, yet it can give the wrong impression at first glance; ” “Doug!” scolded Patty Martin, mother to the park’s...

It’s D-day for the 4H kids 0

It’s D-day for the 4H kids

We went to the Evergreen State Fair in Monroe on Friday. If you have ever been to the fair, well there you are. Nothing is really different. As expected, everything was overpriced. (Nine bucks...

Retired Gator 0

Retired Gator

We saw this alligator at the Reptile Zoo up in Gold Bar, and you can tell by the look on his snout, he is retired. I don’t know if he gets a pension though,...

Bad Combo in the stars 0

Bad Combo in the stars

We were shuffling down the Walk of Stars in Hollywood a few days ago, and I came across these; Mister Rogers and… Sarah Silverman? I love them both, but worlds are colliding here. The...

Missed opportunity 0

Missed opportunity

Consider the case of C. B. Moore, Optometrist. WHY did he not take the GOLDEN opportunity to hang out his shingle as C MOORE OPTOMETRIST …and put “See more with C. Moore” at the...

Color me recycled 0

Color me recycled

I was going through some stuff in the garage, and I found this McNeilus garbage truck coloring book. What happened was, when I was working ordering parts for a Waste Management repair garage, I...

Protection for the stormwater retention pond 0

Protection for the stormwater retention pond

This broken Virgin Mary appeared years ago at “Petey’s Pond” (So dubbed after the dog I had when we discovered it). Someone put her back together as best they could, and she has greeted...

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Flew the coop

We decided to fly the coop yesterday, driving around in Mount Vernon, walk the dog, look for Geocaches, etc. Didn’t have a lot of luck with the caches, this is one that we had...

UGLIEST MAGNET EVER 0

UGLIEST MAGNET EVER

My daughter likes to keep track of appointments and whatnot on this magnetic calendar board. She regularly goes to a day program with the initials WP – Since I could not fit the whole...