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  • computers are not human but need humans to mess up

    9/6/2017 1:17:13 AM, by MNABOY

    Events have kept me busy and away from the computer during late July and August and I missed some messages due to deleting them accidentally in a... Read more

  • Changes

    8/29/2017 11:52:05 PM, by MNABOY

    A fellow that is working with me in clearing up commercial property for sale was interested in my 16 year old Suburban and I gave him a price tw... Read more

  • The eclipse cooled us off?

    8/23/2017 11:52:09 PM, by MNABOY

    Worked a little today and walked a little and then swam a lot longer. When I got out of the pool there was a breeze and it was nice to dry off. ... Read more

  • Is it the humidity, lack of fitness or age

    8/21/2017 12:16:19 AM, by MNABOY

    Cutting and hauling a fallen tree use to be fun but this summer I have taken three sessions cutting and hauling and there is still more tree left... Read more

  • Great weekend for "Oldies"

    8/19/2017 11:43:53 PM, by MNABOY

    I had a lengthy, windy, verbose, wandering short story about our Friday trip to Hot SPRINGS, AR, and the concert of the remnants of 6 groups that... Read more

  • Tired again

    8/15/2017 10:39:44 PM, by MNABOY

    The heat and humidity really pull me down. I do enjoy the heat of summer but I hope I will enjoy the cool of fall soon.... Read more

  • Chihuly glass

    8/11/2017 11:47:43 PM, by MNABOY

    Wife and I traveled yesterday to see her mother and this morning drove to Bentonville AR, to visit Crystal Bridges Art Museum and particularly th... Read more

  • Real workout

    8/10/2017 12:37:44 AM, by MNABOY

    Had my chainsaw in the shop and finally got it back to cut up apple tree that blew over. Going to use it to smoke BBQ. Hot work today and my hear... Read more

  • choices

    8/8/2017 11:55:45 PM, by MNABOY

    Worked at office this morning and returned to house at noon. It was cloudy and I thought I would cut grass between rains, they are light showers ... Read more

  • Re-enactor

    8/7/2017 11:35:05 PM, by MNABOY

    Tonight there was a U.S. Grant re-enactor and Grant's wife re-enactor that spoke for an hour and a half and were very interesting, despite the h... Read more

  • Tired

    8/6/2017 10:24:15 PM, by MNABOY

    Another sign of aging and being out of shape is getting tired. After the road trips I really enjoyed my bed. And my right knee, the first one rep... Read more

  • Reality strikes again

    8/5/2017 12:26:36 AM, by MNABOY

    Sunday my DD1's father-in-law died at home totally unexpected not having had medical issues. Celebrated his 70th birthday the previous week. My d... Read more

  • Half way home

    7/27/2017 10:47:09 PM, by MNABOY

    We drove to Mother-in-law's today, a trip that drained both driver and passenger. She was glad to see us and remembered us as well. Good sign. It... Read more

  • Heading back to AR

    7/26/2017 11:04:11 PM, by MNABOY

    After 4 good days with DD1 and grands we are heading to Mother-in-law. Heat warnings are posted but a/c works. We will be traveling back roads so... Read more

  • "Every day with Jesus is greater than the day before"

    7/25/2017 1:00:39 AM, by MNABOY

    As children we didn't get much tv time and the house didn't have central air so we played outside. We would build a tent fort after lunch and cra... Read more

  • Only one more day?

    7/22/2017 11:42:10 PM, by MNABOY

    Due to temperature and humidity our part of AR has been under a sever heat warning for three days but today's notice said that the warning will e... Read more

  • Plan ahead

    7/21/2017 11:49:44 PM, by MNABOY

    My son gave me a professional grade battery powered weed whacker that he won in a golf tournament, Echo brand which is the same as my gas powered... Read more

  • Moved a sawmill today!

    7/19/2017 10:51:31 PM, by MNABOY

    A fine gentleman donated a working scale sawmill to the county museum today. It was hand made by his late brother-in-law in 1976. The detail is a... Read more

  • I'm the idiot that didn't read all of the column as typed.

    7/18/2017 12:37:18 PM, by MNABOY

    I am in an eight week challenge and this week we were to focus on eating fruit and vegetables. Saturday my daughter prepared great meals, Sunday ... Read more

  • Competition brings failure

    7/18/2017 12:20:37 AM, by MNABOY

    Eating freggies has been fun eating tomatoes from the garden, peaches from the trees and the Rainier cherries along with various squash. However ... Read more

  • Grammar or Spelling or both

    7/13/2017 11:16:50 PM, by MNABOY

    Willie who is playing for WalMart or who's. Old and tired seldom proof read well! Sorry. Thank goodness my wife the English teacher doesn't follo... Read more

  • On the road again, without Willie whose playing for WalMart

    7/13/2017 12:31:07 AM, by MNABOY

    We plan to hit the road tomorrow and I don't know if I will have a scale. they don't weigh loaded cotton bags everywhere. I will weigh in the mor... Read more

  • Maybe this week will be sane

    7/9/2017 9:58:34 PM, by MNABOY

    The week leading up to the Saturday start involved a trip to Chicago with the grand kids and a lot of walking and standing all day so I was takin... Read more

  • Spark Team Bonus Points

    7/6/2017 11:37:04 PM, by MNABOY

    I'm off the internet four days and they bring back Spark Team Bonus Points! Love them... Read more

  • Best laid plans

    6/29/2017 12:51:35 AM, by MNABOY

    Big week planned with grand kids started with a death on the in-laws side so we had to cut the trip short to go to funeral. Non cancelable rooms ... Read more

  • Drained

    6/21/2017 11:32:16 PM, by MNABOY

    Woke up tired and had to do pidling work. Did a local walk because I had the devotional at church tonight and after jobs finished I didn't have t... Read more

  • Week with the grandkids

    6/20/2017 11:59:02 PM, by MNABOY

    We leave Thursday to pick up the 3 grandkids and head to Chicago. We will celebrate my cousins 80th birthday and then go for the Museums, aquariu... Read more

  • Church

    6/11/2017 11:21:06 PM, by MNABOY

    Whatever you call the time and place you gather with like minded believers to practice your beliefs should be a positive experience. My church ha... Read more

  • There are good people around

    6/11/2017 12:13:57 AM, by MNABOY

    Wife and I stopped at a Nike Discount store in Memphis,TN to shop for polo shirts that fit now that I lost a size. Frustrated with the choices th... Read more

  • Master Gardeners luncheon

    6/9/2017 10:50:48 PM, by MNABOY

    Wife asked if I would go to Master Gardener's meeting out of town and I agreed. This morning we rollout and I start asking questions and she had ... Read more

  • Rhymes and reasons

    6/9/2017 12:03:38 AM, by MNABOY

    Our oldest daughter has drafted family and friends to join the 30 Day Plank challenge which ends July 4th which is the day of our family reunion.... Read more

  • Outside

    6/7/2017 11:48:24 PM, by MNABOY

    Mundane yardwork is required, cutting, weeding, edging and raking or mulching, but we do burn calories. Also get some Vitamin D. To get away from... Read more

  • Tomorrow

    6/6/2017 10:19:57 PM, by MNABOY

    "Annie" has the song "Tomorrow" extoling the hopes of the future. I am singing this to myself in hopes that it will happen.... Read more

  • Tired

    6/5/2017 11:27:10 PM, by MNABOY

    Developed an infection that makes me feel bad and weak. Hopefuly the antibiotic will kill it quickly. ... Read more

  • I could weigh the humidity with a cotton sack scale today!

    6/4/2017 12:05:36 AM, by MNABOY

    Did some seated exercises today but went outside about 11 to weedeat, edge the walks and hand weed the flower beds. We have an abundance of Virgi... Read more

  • I need a realistic self evaluation.

    6/2/2017 12:06:40 AM, by MNABOY

    We are going to get a new shed when we, wife and I, agree on one. It took us seven years to agree on a bedroom suite. Our previous shed was bough... Read more

  • It is getting hot

    5/31/2017 11:55:21 PM, by MNABOY

    Worked some this morning outside and wife agreed to Hike with Scout and I this afternoon. I got busy helping move desks and computers to a new lo... Read more

  • The rewards of labor

    5/30/2017 11:07:00 PM, by MNABOY

    Today my brother and I sold the first load of recycled metal we loaded. The net results will cover a nice meal for four. I BURNED enough calories... Read more


    5/29/2017 10:43:16 PM, by MNABOY

    Seems funny but weed-eating, weeding, planting and sawing fallen trees seemed easy compared to the workouts of the last month. Need to keep BURNI... Read more

  • A day to think and honor

    5/29/2017 12:46:14 AM, by MNABOY

    my brother joined the Air Force ROTC in college which embarrassed me, having received my commission in the Army at the same university in 1970. I... Read more

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