the daily purge 8-14-18

If you ever want to know how much a jabillion dollars is just have your circuit breaker panel replaced because the original builder didn’t install a large enough one when your home was built. My Sweet Rib, under her design, organizational skills and handy-dandy pension*, took on the awesome task of adding a deck and, eventually,…… Continue reading the daily purge 8-14-18

the view from the logged cabin which eventually drifted into poor choices resulting in the daily purge 8-13-18

The Purging Lutheran, My Sweet Rib and The Lad just weekended at a Latvian camp site nearby Three Rivers, Michigan. Its name is Atbalsis (Echo) Naktsmājas (Lodge). This building contains the registration office and a couple of rooms for rent. It is a pleasant place to visit and have a cup of coffee, catch up…… Continue reading the view from the logged cabin which eventually drifted into poor choices resulting in the daily purge 8-13-18

the daily purge 8-10-18

This is a book My Sweet Rib started reading, finished, had The Purging Lutheran photodocument, then placed it in the big, brown bag we use to take items to le Goodwi’l up or down the street from where we live. I wouldn’t normally have paid much attention to it but I did take a picture…… Continue reading the daily purge 8-10-18

the daily purge 8-9-18

The Purging Lutheran is sure we must have bought this long ago in a parallel universe far, far away. Was a pencil holder on the supplies list handed out at the beginning of that particular school year? Oh, probably. There was a day when all pens, papers, rulers, etc. were provided through the school, not…… Continue reading the daily purge 8-9-18

the daily purge 8-8-18

Tony Bennett sings: But outside of that, I’ve no use for dough. It’s the root of all evil, Of strife and upheaval. But I’m certain, honey, that life would be sunny With plenty of money and you. Like most of us, Tony can’t make up his mind about money. It’s a nasty habit to have,…… Continue reading the daily purge 8-8-18

the daily purge 8-7-18

It’s Ayn Rand’s The Fountainhead. My Sweet Rib finished this the other day. Her grade? She gave it 4 “Objectivisms, as the concept of man as a heroic being, with his own happiness as the moral purpose of his life, with productive achievement as his noblest activity, and reason as his only absolute” out of…… Continue reading the daily purge 8-7-18

the daily purge 8-6-18

WARNING: Today’s post/purge includes graphic medical situations and terminology. Consider yourself informed. Today is “Naggy Health Monday” at T.P.L. headquarters. Every now and then during my therapy sessions, known as the daily purge, The Purging Lutheran is convinced it is in your best interest that I bloviate about something near to me, in this case,…… Continue reading the daily purge 8-6-18