Nice & Easy

Weekend at Ernie’s a bonding experience with grandchild


It started about a month ago when Sharon told me that she was going on a trip to Tampa with our kids and most of our grandchildren for the weekend. This in itself wasn’t very unusual, because …

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Mom’s 100th birthday a blessing for entire family

100th birthday

My beautiful mother, who I’m blessed to still have in my life, turned 100 years old. Elizabeth Zimmerman was – and still is – a very smart lady. By now, I thought that I had heard every possible story from her, but it seems that …

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New job has no pay, but perks are unbeatable

new job

I’ve had some good jobs in my day, but truth be told, this is the best job I’ve ever had. I hope my daughter-in-law stays at her job for the next 20 years. …

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Beach living not the worst way to spend a month

Beach living

My wife Sharon and our son Brian decided that Sharon and I needed a vacation – without bothering to consult me. In fact, they decided we needed a very long vacation. So off to the computer they went. …

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