Monthly Archives: January 2018

Shooting Clay Pigeons is a Lot of Fun

My husband was so excited when he handed me my birthday gift this past summer. I had no idea what it was because he usually gets me a nice piece of jewelry. I knew there was no way a necklace or ring was in the envelope he handed me, so I was a bit curious. Okay, I was a lot curious. Never in my wildest dreams would I have imagined that there would be a certificate for clay pigeon shooting lessons inside. I thought perhaps tickets to a theater show, or even for a cruise, though that last one was wishful thinking.

Like I said, I would never have guessed it was to get lessons on how to shoot clay pigeons. Continue reading

My Daughter Asked Me to Quit

I had heard of the different flavors of tobacco liquid, and they did sound interesting and tasteful. However, that was not enough for me to want to go out and switch from my cigarettes to vaping. I did end up doing that though because my daughter asked me to quit the stinky sticks. That is what she had been calling my cigarettes for a while, but when she came to me in tears about the danger of them, I knew I was done. My doctor couldn’t get me to quit, and my wife tried many times too. It was a little girl crying over growing up without her daddy that did it. Continue reading