Category Archives: Dogs

Important news I forgot to tell you about


It has been a crazy couple of weeks and I have not had time to do any posting.  So here are a bunch of Made in America tidbits I wanted to let you know about. Cooking with Gas If you … Continue reading

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Come all ye procrastinators!


So, a trifle late, I present you with the Simply-American 2013 Holiday gift giving list.  This list is for independent Americans who did not rush to the shops like lemmings on Black Friday.  No, you decided to bide your time … Continue reading

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The Country that just keeps on giving


If you have read my blog over the past two years, you know that I am not the greatest fan of China.  And given the amazingly shoddy quality control in the Middle Kingdom, I would sooner jump off the Empire … Continue reading

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An embarrassment of riches


Well, I have lots of goods made by members of your extended American family to tell you about.  So, in no particular order, here we go. Goruck Goruck makes all sorts of great packs, dufflebags, wallets and other assorted good.  I … Continue reading

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Nobody Knows the Trouble I’m In


This scene is very familiar to me.  We have a new dog, Bo Bo.  Bo Bo is a yellow lab who is ten months old.  I often come home to scenes like this.  If Bo Bo needed any instruction on … Continue reading

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Ok, I guess he is kinda cute.


We got a new puppy last week. Titus is a nine week old White Lab puppy. I had forgotten two things about puppies.  They sleep a lot and their teeth are very sharp. Puppies need lots of accessories, so I went down … Continue reading

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What is the South famous for aside from yummy food?


I have never visited the South. But that will soon change. Two firms I am featuring in my book, Simply American, Putting Our Extended American Family Back To Work, are located in the South and I have plans to visit both … Continue reading

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