Category Archives: My life

Stevens Point, Lizard Mound, Hero Poles and good beer

Not ready for college I was not ready to go to college when I went to college. My father was very supportive, but he had no experience with higher education. I didn’t have any close friends or older siblings who … Continue reading

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Chicago 2

Wandered Chicago a little and met Michael W. Fox for a few beers and pizza. We passed the statue of a giant Boomer, so Marisa Williams can see in the first picture. Christine Johnson will be pleased to know that … Continue reading

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Chesapeake Porter at Gordon Biersch

Went to Gordon Biersch for a party featuring Chesapeake Porter, beer made according to an old recipe. We got a short lecture about lagers and ales. Lagers are made a lower temperatures and have a crisper flavor. In the old … Continue reading

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Busch Gardens

Whole family went down to Busch Gardens. I like Busch Gardens more than most amusement parks because it is really a garden. They do an excellent job of keeping the trees and plants healthy. In one of my pictures you … Continue reading

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What do you admire about your parents

My story worth for this week. A little repetitive but I think still good. “What do you admire about your parents?” My father Never missed a day at work My father went to work every day. I do not remember … Continue reading

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What were you like when you were 60?

This story worth is out of order, but I thought it was a good follow-up to the last one. What were you like when you were 60? People long for and look back to the glories of their youth. I … Continue reading

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What were you like when you were 50?

What were you like when you were 50? My Story Worth for this week. Worst of times My 50th year, 2005, was pivotal but not a good year. My career was stalled. Chrissy was just starting hers. We were looking … Continue reading

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Man’s inhumanity

I was in Poland in the early-middle 1990s, which meant that I was there for the 50th anniversary of the end of World War II, of the liberation of Auschwitz (near where I lived), of various lesser known tragedies and … Continue reading

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Beer belongs

Some of our usual beer pictures from yesterday and today. We are glad that the city grew around us and we now live in a walkable place. We walked down to Gold’s Gym and did the proper workouts. After that, … Continue reading

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Were your parents strict, or relaxed?

My Story Worth for this week. My parents were very relaxed. They never spanked me, and I don’t recall them even raising their voices to discipline me. Of course, I was probably just a good kid. But my parents’ reactions … Continue reading

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