Monthly Archives: September 2017

Volleyball Senior Night

September 26 It seems school has just started . . . and we have a senior night?  Already? [And since you can’t tell the players without a scorecard . . . ] [The evening begins when the Amazing Mr. Ripley … Continue reading

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Homecoming and Grape Stomp

September 15 (Friday) After a week of sunny, hot weather, the big weekend arrived with forecasts of . . . stormy weather! Hall of Fame [Before the luncheon, the Super checks out the silent auction items for the evening’s Jeans … Continue reading

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Happy 70th To Me! (Aftermath*)

(* A/K/A Cleanup) [The booted fence on the west side of Highway 29 between Glenwood and Alex . . . ] [After a beautiful weather trip, we were racing to get home before the storm . . . ] [Population … Continue reading

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Happy 70th To Me! (Day 3)

September 4 (THE MAGIC DAY) OMG!!!  70!?!? [Saved by . . . ] An unplanned, great part of the trip was throughout the whole 3-day weekend, the Sirius XM Beatles channel played the Top 100 Beatles songs, as determined by … Continue reading

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Happy 70th To Me! (Day 2)

September 3 [After overnighting in Worthington, the plan was for a little more sightseeing, then heading northeast to New Ulm via Highway 60, and then spending the night in New Ulm.  First up, drive by Mom’s old house in the … Continue reading

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Happy 70th To Me! (Day 1, Part 2)

September 2 (still) [Leaving Pipestone, heading south on Highway 75 again . . . ] [Another Bucket List item . . . ] [And here are the real live bison . . . ] [And, of course, since youngsters are … Continue reading

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Happy 70th To Me! (Day 1, Part 1)

September 2 It was a BIG one.  What to do?  I thought about a party, but I would have cried through the whole day ruining the festivities.  So, how ’bout . . . a ROAD TRIP?  Beginning Saturday morning? [But … Continue reading

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