SP Premium
DESERTDREAMERS
500,000-749,999 SparkPoints 679,583
SparkPoints
 

DESERTDREAMERS's Blogs

I'm Still a Guy
Saturday, July 11, 2015      8 comments

Woof, a rough couple of nights. Not overwhelming, but steadily busy, frequent ambulances, short staffed, and the admitting beds limited. One guy actually came in by ambulance with "knee pain". He was working on reconstruction at his house, tripp... Read more
Mama Said
Thursday, July 09, 2015      9 comments

I knew I should have done this blog before I slept this morning - busy at work & just getting time to post it at 2300 (11 p). The Shirelles, 1961. If you're like me, you sang "Mama said there'd be days like this" instead of "there'll be days li... Read more
Shop Around
Tuesday, July 07, 2015      6 comments

Smokey Robinson wrote this one for the Miracles in 1960. It's been covered many times. Usually the female singers flip it around to having the daughter shop around. ... Read more
Third Rate Romance
Monday, July 06, 2015      9 comments

I walked the pups nearly 6 miles this morning (got a little carried away), and since then, have been waiting for UPS to show up and pick up a package. They were supposed to be here between 1 & 5 pm. It's almost 7:30 now. Grumble, grumble. Anyway... Read more
Unplanned rest day
Monday, July 06, 2015      9 comments

Got home this morning, nearly fell asleep before I walked the pups. I did manage to get them out for 45 minutes before it got too hot and I got too tired. Just over 8000 steps - that's enough. ... Read more
When Johnny Comes Marching Home Again
Sunday, July 05, 2015      8 comments

When Johnny comes marching home again, Hurrah! Hurrah! We'll give him a hearty welcome then Hurrah! Hurrah! The men will cheer and the boys will shout The ladies they will all turn out And we'll all feel glad when Johnny comes ... Read more
Yankee Doodle Dandy
Saturday, July 04, 2015      9 comments

From the 1942 musical "Yankee Doodle Dandy" about George M Cohan. I've got it stuck in my head, so I thought I'd share! I'm a Yankee Doodle Dandy,... Read more
We're Melting!!
Friday, July 03, 2015      5 comments

So, today is the real day I was supposed to come back to work. Walked the pups this morning, but Spartacus, the little weasel, started limping about a mile out. No stickers in his foot, so I think it might have been an ant bite. Toted him 2 mile... Read more
Up On the Roof
Wednesday, July 01, 2015      6 comments

My vacation is over - I'm bummed - good thing I checked my calendar yesterday - I have to go back tonight, not tomorrow. Had an early morning walk... Read more
In the Summertime
Tuesday, June 30, 2015      4 comments

Mungo Jerry had their biggest hit, In The Summertime, in 1970. I know summer is here when I hear this one! [Chorus:] Chh chh-chh, uh, Chh chh-ch... Read more
Summertime
Monday, June 29, 2015      7 comments

From "Porgy and Bess", 1934. Songwriters: GERSHWIN, IRA / GERSHWIN, GEORGE / HEYWARD, DU BOSE. Sam Cooke covered it in 1957 www.youtube.co... Read more
Summertime Blues
Sunday, June 28, 2015      10 comments

Getting hotter every day, and we're hitting the monsoon season - it typically begins in late June to early July. Strong winds, frequent thunderstorms, possible hail, and flash floods. We hope for the rain and pray no one gets flooded. I have to ... Read more
Girls Lie Too
Saturday, June 27, 2015      5 comments

A warning for those guys that say anything to get into the gal's pants ... Girls Lie Too, 2004 recorded by Terri Clark, written by LOVELACE, KELLEY / HARRINGTON, CONNIE / NICHOLS, TIM ... Read more
Giant
Friday, June 26, 2015      6 comments

Today, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) ruled same-sex marriages are legal in all 50 states. Hugs to my friends that can now marry those they want to. ... Read more
Secret Agent
Friday, June 26, 2015      10 comments

I'm off this week - staying home, walking the pups a lot in the early mornings, seeing some movies. Decided to see Spy with Melissa McCarthy. I really wanted to like this movie, but I'd have to give it a C. ... Read more

« First Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 Last Page »