Andrew and Jean have added a new member to their family.  They’ve adopted Paige, a beautiful German Shepherd pup.  Jean said she’s the bestest birthday gift ever!

I got brave this morning, and decided to give my old monitor a shot now that it’s had nearly two weeks to dry out from its shower.  It works just fine!  Say what you want about eMachines, but they “take a licking and keep on ticking” (I know most of my readers are old enough to remember that line!).

Here’s a link to the news article about the critters that broke into my house:

Two Sanford Men are Suspects in Multiple Break-Ins from

Two Suspects Arrested; At Least Nine Cases Solved from Sheriff Carter’s Newsletter