Sunday, December 25, 2022

Christmas 2022


New baby Jace born December 12, 2022

Humble Blogger, Loving Wife Rose and Santa's Helpers Emma Grinch and Paityn Grinch in front

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

Snow Cover 12-2022


Saturday, October 15, 2022



Loving Wife Rose and Humble Blogger at Cove Point Lodge Restaurant in Beaver Bay, MN

Cove Point Lodge, Beaver Bay, MN

Rose checks out the vastness of Lake Superior

Hallmark Card Cover From Rose

Inside Card Message

Rose's Original Poem "Old and Cold" 

Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Linguistic Haiku VII - Quotation Mark


Photo 58163209 © Ian Nixon |

Quotation Mark Redefined!

A quotation mark
renamed "inverted double
comma" Excel "Help"

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

July 2022

 Scenes along Lake Avenue in White Bear Lake, MN in July 2022

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Spring 2022


Geraniums in a front garden setting (5.23.22)

Deck Mandevilla Plant with a sun sculpture watching

Lilacs by White Bear Lake (In White Bear Lake, MN, and those below in a late Spring 6.2.23 )
Pink creeping phlox

Bee hives stacked near White Bear Lake

Objects arranged by passerby's in Nature's hollowed out tree trunk

White Spirea Bush

Miniature Lilac Tree

Flag overlooking White Bear Lake

Memorial Garden: "In Honor of Those Who Served our Nation and Defended our Freedom"

Tuesday, April 19, 2022


Hard to believe Humble Blogger has reached "that age" on April 18, 2022!

Octogenarian Haiku
(when available)

From a distance he
watches his hourglass drain
its last grains of sand

The true memories
lie on the aging pages
of his two diaries

Patents and papers
he once prized, have now become