Author - John

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More Bridge

This is the view of the George Washington Bridge that Dan and I were hoping to see on Tuesday (see June 26 posting).  I snapped the photo above at dusk around this time last year from the...

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Tubtrugs

Jack has a new place where he can lie back and put his paws up. It’s a Tubtrug.  It’s like a basket, but it’s made of plastic. We didn’t buy it with Jack’s...

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Raw Food

Suzanne came over for coffee and a catch up yesterday morning.  At some point I mentioned that I am trying to work more raw food into my diet (I am interested in the associated health...

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Equality

Our neighbour Marilyn joined us for an “Equality Walk” through downtown Montclair today. The walk was organized by Garden State Equality, the largest grassroots civil rights...

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The Ice Man

It’s forecast to heat up during the next few days. Fortunately we have sourced an ice delivery service in the nick of time. Our freezer used to make ice, but no longer does since we...

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Positive Outlook

I’ve been wearing my sunglasses a lot the past few days. Not necessarily because it’s been sunny, and not in an attempt to look cool — but because I have a huge sty on the...

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Little Visitor

We had a bug in the house yesterday morning. When I mentioned our first firefly sighting of the season the other day (see June 9 posting) I had to use a borrowed image. As a result of...

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Beans Are Up

Exciting things are happening down at our allotment. Last week I planted pole bean seeds, and within seven days young plants were emerging from the earth. I haven’t grown anything...

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The Leaf

Dan and I attended an assembly this morning at Passaic High School in New Jersey. It wasn’t your typical assembly, and it was very different from any I attended at school. A new play...