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Turning 18

My oldest grandson turns 18 today.  He is a senior at Concordia Lutheran HS, honor roll student, plays second base for the varsity baseball team, has a good sense of humor, a hard worker (part-time job during school year and … Continue reading

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Jr. Prom

Prom night.  My oldest grandson went to his high school prom this weekend.  That makes two high school proms in the same season — a personal best.  (Click here for the first one.) He is so involved with school, baseball … Continue reading

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Blue Ribbon

The Iowa State Fair is a really big deal, and their Photography Salon (contest) has grown to be quite competitive in its 77-year history.  This year’s contest attracted 1,143 photographers from 23 states, with 3,642 entries. On average, only 24% … Continue reading

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Birthday Boy

My grandson turns 14 today. We celebrated it last weekend by going fishing at his favorite water hole. He has become very adept at catching the first fish of the day as well as more than anyone else.   This large mouth … Continue reading

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Baseball

Baseball already?  Yup, high school baseball starts this week. Just as the college basketball tournaments are ending and March Madness is starting to heat up, I went to a high school baseball game (inter-squad scrimmage) last weekend.  Hey, I’m not … Continue reading

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