COVID-19 Wk 15: RIP Grammy Dot

It is with a heavy heart that I write of the passing of Mia’s grandmother Grammy Dot. She was 103 years old and to me epitomized the feisty French Canadian women that Manchester and Nashua are known for. She loved her Boston Bruins and a good card game of scat (31). She took no prisoners…

Rhodes HQ – The Original

I refer to Mia and my home here in Oregon as Rhodes HQ.  I’ve even tagged it in Facebook and use it as my “location” when posting things from home.  The original Rhodes HQ, hell the center of the Rhodes Universe, is in Bow, NH.  Today Paul sent me the listing that it is for…

Finding a Routine Again

Much more important things have kept me from writing something down for a couple weeks. After Mia and I got back Paulina Lake things were normal for about 24 hours.  Then I was scrambling to get back to NH as quickly as possible.  My father passed away on July 7th, 2016.  It wasn’t a complete…