Just running around for a short time.

Sun, sand, and sea

Sun, sand, and sea — Beach Camping at Sea Rim State Park, Texas.

Beach Camping at Sea Rim State Park, Texas

Beach Camping at Sea Rim State Park, Texas. +1

Sea Rim State Park, Texas

Sea Rim State Park, Texas.

It looks like a jungle in there

It looks like a jungle in there — Trail near Cattail Marsh, Tyrrell Park, Beaumont, Texas.

Cattail Marsh

Cattail Marsh, Tyrrell Park, Beaumont, Texas.

Yes, they are alive…

Yes, they are alive… Didn’t see any though. Cattail Marsh, Tyrrell Park, Beaumont, Texas.

Pagoda and boardwalk

Pagoda and boardwalk — Cattail Marsh, Tyrrell Park, Beaumont, Texas.

Cattail Marsh, Tyrrell Park, Beaumont, Texas

Cattail Marsh, Tyrrell Park, Beaumont, Texas — Day Five. Morning walk to get away from work and out of the hotel for a break. Studying the maps I discovered that Cattail Marsh is actually a posh name for a sewage treatment pond.

Testing, testing. One, two, three

Testing, testing. One, two, three — Two outpatient visits to the hospital today for some tests. Ultrasound in the morning, and my annual cardiology checkup in the afternoon. All my results were good. In a little experiment, I used AI to obfuscate the personal information in the image. It makes a nice change from pixelating it.

Taking Lanie’s car for its fortnightly spin

Lanie’s been in Europe since December. It’s been my job to give her car a run out every now and then while she’s gone. One has to do these things in style 🙂 +1

Storm clouds over Ozark

Storm clouds over Ozark – checking on the radar, the storm was nine miles away over Ozark.

Family Day

Family Day – Spent with Carol & Jim to celebrate Lanie’s Graduation. Katie was also with us but unfortunately, she left before we decided to take a picture.

Ginger – Breakfast at Denny’s

Ginger – Breakfast at Denny’s.

Ginger, immersed in her phone

Breakfast at Denny’s – Ginger, immersed in her phone.

Breakfast at Denny’s – Gary

Breakfast at Denny’s – Breakfast, our first meal out in over a year.

Breakfast at Denny’s

Breakfast at Denny’s – Bacon, sausage, hash browns, and eggs. Our first meal out together in over a year (MacDonald’s in the parking lot doesn’t count).

A cuppa and two biccies

A cuppa and two biccies – what better way to celebrate my second COVID jab?

Decay

Decay. It’s been a wonderful fall this year.

The Fallen

The Fallen.

Fall 2020

Fall 2020. +3

Christmas Carols & Songs

Impromptu Christmas carols and songs after lunch on Christmas Day. Video: 2 minutes

A family trip down the range

A family trip down the range – this afternoon we went down to Sound of Freedom in Ozark for some family ‘range time’. One-minute read. 4 pictures

Storm clouds over the Solent

Storm clouds over the Solent – Vacation Day 12.

The light of the world

The light of the world – Jesus said, “I am the light of the world; whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” — John 8:12

Stained glass window in the Chapel of The Good Shepherd

Stained glass window in the Chapel of The Good Shepherd – This stained glass window is in the Chapel of The Good Shepherd, Christ Episcopal Church. We’ll forego the debate on the full meaning of the sacrificial lamb.