"I've lived in my 110 year old house for 43 years. With the yard and garden, it's a lot a take care of, but I'll continue as long as I can. (I'm single.) Regarding the porch, it's in need of repair, especially the steps.…"
"Reading Becoming Wild (Carl Safina), a third of which is about chimpanzees. It amazes me how similar they act like we. And one cannot help but see the parallels of chimp groups to the White House--the alpha male and his sycophants. Bow…"
"Wow! Over 18 months since anybody commented here. Allow me to break the drought.
Speaking of which: after nearly 3" of rain, I can finally dig up my potatoes. And my fall crops (broc, chard, etc.) perked up greatly. I even planted peas and…"
"Thanks, Randall here in the UK the Soccer used to be aired for free until that darling of a human being Rupert Murdoch set up Sky TV and bought the rights to all the Premier League matches. During the lockdown, the government promised to…"
"I hated to miss watching the end of the recent golf tournament, but I was hiking in a state park that day. But there's much more golf to be aired in the next couple of months.
In fact, there's more than enough sports of all kinds airing…"
"I've been meaning to mention here Dustin Johnson's victory at the 2020 Tour Championship. He made an impressive charge in the third round, then defended his position on Monday to secure first place, playing some pretty impressive…"
"I just finished a biography of Lincoln (by Ronald C. White, Jr.) and was somewhat surprised at how religious he became toward the end of his life. He firmly believed in God and considered God to be the one to decide who wins the Civil War. In his…"
"Chris, I suppose one could consider walking as a sport. It's certainly an activity. I bought a cheap pedometer recently to record my daily steps. (Cost was $1, but shipping was $4!!) 10,000 steps is recommended, and so far, I've…"
Hi; looks like this site is unlike A/N in that you don't have to be "Friends" with someone to send them a private message. Anyway, I'm glad a few of us have made it here, and I look forward to exchanges with the regulars.