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Just a quick post to say we’re home. We stopped on the way home to take some pictures of the sunset. Here’s a couple… now I’m off to bed!

WHAT HAPPENS IN GALVESTON…UPDATE

I have a tracker on my blog that tells me what cities and countries people are reading from and how they get to or find the site. It’s interesting information to have, and so far, I’ve had hits from almost every continent. So, whoever you are (the site doesn’t tell me that) and wherever you’re…

THOUGHTS FROM A POTENTIAL JUROR

I got tagged to go downtown for jury duty today. The following is an account of my day from my totally worn out oddball brain. 5:53 AM People who get up at this hour and are happy about it are cursed. (Proverbs 27:14) 6:20 AM Eat Hot Pocket and brew coffee. It’s good to have…

WHAT HAPPENS IN GALVESTON…

…STAYS IN GALVESTON… Dana, Candie and I had a great time in Galveston today. It was the second day of the Lone Star Bike Rally so the streets were lined with every kind of motorcycle you can imagine. We ate lunch at Fish Tales on the Seawall. I had the most amazing crab cake sandwich!…

ADVENTURES IN A HOUSTON EMERGENCY ROOM Don’t worry, I’m fine. I merely accompanied the injured this time. My friend E has a 14 year old daughter, C (names changed to protect the clumsy). C tripped on her way to greet the pizza delivery man… unaided, in her living room. The ripping sound she heard, I’m…

SHAE’S GREAT AUSTIN ADVENTURE PART TWO Helpful terms and definitions: The Texas Railroad Commission (RRC) – a commission founded in 1891 by the Texas legislature to protect consumers from the railroad companies that were over-charging farmers and other customers. In 1917, because the Commission regulated the mass transit industries of the time, the Commission asserted…

SHAE’S GREAT AUSTIN ADVENTURE PART ONE Helpful terms and definitions: parking angels – It doesn’t matter where we go, what time of day it is, or how far away we go, 9 times out of 10, Jene’ will find a good parking spot. Good, as in within the first five spaces away from the front…