Monthly Archives: February 2011

Why I’m Thankful for Caller ID

Don’t call me. I’ll call you. phone call The only people I avoid are telemarketers, rude telemarketers. I respect the job of a telemarketer; I was one back in the mid-80s before they were so considered annoying. I don’t mind … Continue reading

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Breakfast, Lunch, or Dinner?

The family's all together. Dinner Table Dinner. Dinnertime is when Dale and I have a sit down meal with our family and enjoy each other's company. Plus, when we invite people over for a meal, it's dinner. Dinner conversation is … Continue reading

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My Experience with Natural Disasters

1986, a year to remember. In the spring of 1986, the Tri-City area (Midland, Bay City, Saginaw) experienced a 100-year flood, the kind of major flooding that only occurs every 100 years. Rain poured froth from the heavens for hours … Continue reading

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How I’m Liking 2011 So Far

I love 2011! And expect to love it for the rest of the year. Dead Snow Angel 2011 is going quite well, for being a month old. I wake up every day with a song in my head, (literally, before … Continue reading

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The Most Difficult Recipe I’ve Mastered

Me vs Gravy gardien with mushroom gravy and my special pasta salad My culinary challenge, one that I'm still working on, is making gravy. I've had many people give me their "recipe" for homemade gravy but to no avail. My … Continue reading

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A Great Boss I’ve Worked With

Rob Clark: Boss of the Year My current boss is a great boss. Rob Clark is the Community editor of The Bay City Times. Rob's been with The Times for about 10 years now, having held various positions in those … Continue reading

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