The online powers-that-be are convinced I’m retiring

I’m always a bit perplexed by the ads and suggested-for-you content that appear when I’m logged into one of my social media...

Angelkeep: Hibiscus rehabilitation

Angelkeep had a continuing practice of picking up a nearly deceased plant from one of the local garden plant vendors for an...

An unexpected and practical post-Christmas present

It was the gift that my parents didn’t have for us on Christmas Day that turned out to be one of the...

When a daughter comes to visit, a father is delighted

Some of you know this and some of you don’t, so I’ll try to bring everyone fully up to speed at the...

Here are three Saturday mysteries to solve

My friend Mike Firenza kept sending me emails in 2021. They average about two or three per...

Thrifting: A way to reduce, reuse and repurpose

Evidence of my new hobby can be found all around my house. Hanging on my walls and in my closet. In my...

The downward spiral of desensitization

I was on Tiktok recently, scrolling through my feed, when I came across a video of the...

Shocked to see those three numbers on the scale

Maybe it was the extra peanut butter at dinner time or perhaps it was the weekly — or occasionally twice a week...

Baddabing — you’ve been LSSU-banished

January is what it is — a time to re-start, yet a time to look back. So...

Angelkeep hawk ID just got harder

Hawks have made it to the pages of Angelkeep Journals on previous occasions. Typically, when one appeared, it included an event that...