Monthly Archives: August 2019

Bag of Randomness for Monday, August 19, 2019

Unsolicited advice – With any hardship in life, view it in light of eternity. I replaced all of GeedingManor’s fire alarms on Saturday. Truth be told, most of them have been removed for years for going off sporadically despite replacing … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Thursday, August 15, 2019

Here’s some unsolicited advice – always have a spare bottle of Liquid Plumber or Drano on hand. My drivers license expires in two weeks and I can’t renew online so I’m going in to renew it in person today. I … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Tuesday, August 14, 2019

This maybe be common knowledge to my fellow Texans, but sometimes it gets so hot in the afternoon, outdoor recess is canceled and the kids have to stay indoors. Yesterday, the first day of school, was one of those days. … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Tuesday, August 13, 2019

I think I post this picture every year, it makes me laugh. The mom is cute and bald men can relate to the dad. But truth be told, the first day of school bums be out as a parent, I’m … Continue reading

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Balloon Popping

Most people: I guess balloons are ok Me: pic.twitter.com/urmWxJ5hI2 — Jan Hakon Erichsen (@janerichsen) August 11, 2019  

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Bag of Randomness for Monday, August 12, 2019

We landed on a most interesting episode of The Love Boat yesterday while channel surfing yesterday. The title of the episode was ‘Picture Me a Spy/Daredevil/Sleeper‘ and included the following actors: Courteney Cox, Peter Scolari, Alan Thicke, Yakov Smirnoff, and Teri Hatcher … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Thursday, August 8, 2019

Yesterday was a “big” day for the students and parents of our school. Emails were sent out revealing who got what teacher. A class roster isn’t revealed and email addresses of other parents aren’t displayed, it’s basically just a friendly … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Wednesday, August 7, 2019

One week from yesterday will be the first day of school for most of my family. Wow, August 13th, it just seems too darn early to start school. Granted, the last day of school is something like May 21, but … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Tuesday, August 6, 2019

I was surprised to learn of the death of NFL writer Don Banks yesterday morning when I read Peter King’s column. I read of a Banks’ stuff when he was at SI, he was only 56-years-old. Later yesterday morning, I … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Monday, August 5, 2019a

I had no idea Yogi Berra spent time as a Met and an Astro as a coach. While eating an apple, the wire on DaughterGeeding’s snapped apart. I told her if she stuck to eating junk food that never would … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Friday, August 2, 2019

Yes, that is indeed the legendary Joe DiMaggio in an Oakland A’s uniform. Odd sight, isn’t it?  DiMaggio retired as a Yankee in 1951 but lacked two years to qualify for the league’s maximum pension allowance. The A’s owner had … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Thursday, August 1, 2019

I don’t think this still images adequately captures Morgan Freeman’s facial expression during this scene as the camera pans. I always thought it was a remarkable bit of acting without a bit of dialog. Someone did the math and put … Continue reading

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