‘General Life’ Archive

Catching Up with the Critters

In 1993, a friend of mine bred his half Afghan Hound / half Cocker Spaniel (female) to a Rottweiler. (Yeah, I know.) I got one of the puppies, named Roma. Unfortunately, the earliest photo I have of her on my system is from September 2000, when she was 7 and Jesse was 3. (So she […]

Celebrating WWII Veterans in Watertown, MA

Part of living with CKD is finding enough time to do things…like blog ;-). And it occurred to me that I haven’t talked much about actually living with CKD, just my treatment of it. Here’s yesterday’s story. In 1942, my dad was 16 years old. He dropped out of school and enlisted in the Army, […]