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Twas the Night Before Showing..... How Y’all, Youse and You Guys Talk. For those who are into Celestial Events - the Winter Solstice is happening at 9:11AM MST, 8:11Am PST, which is right now! My Love Forevermore: Hooping By Sugar. A couple of mornings at 17º and today we got about a half inch of snow. The surrounding mountains have a nice blanket of snow, the tree is up. Winter is saying "hello"! It took 4 attempts to make it to this very special place, but I will never forget the feeling of being there. Please make an effort in your lifetime to visit this hallowed area. L'Auberge on Oak Creek. A romantic setting that will always be a part of the happy couple's Autumn memories. Sheri enjoying the moment watching her baby start his new life with his beautiful bride. Mermaid Rock is behind Samantha, Rick and Mary Beth.

Sheri enjoys fresh flowers. She can take a simple arrangement add love and make our home glow. I always love to see the UPS Halloween costumes! The creative aspects of my job keep me loving life. Creating marketing ads, campaigns, taking photos, and meeting the customers I will be helping makes it all worth while. From my courtyard.... the moon setting today over Thunder Mountain. (Yes! THE Thunder Mtn that Disney named the ride after!) The pic with snow on it is a clearer picture of Thunder Mountain. The last Mercury Retrograde of the year starts today and ends November 10th. If you want to read more about how a retrograde may affect the next 3 weeks go to. Today's Full Moon brings a subtle Lunar Eclipse - the last one of 2013! It will be partially visible in the eastern United States including the Chicago area. In AZ and West Coast, it starts at 1:50 PM and is over by 5:50PM (as the moon starts to rise @ 5: Image of the Day: Meet the actor who provides the voice for Siri.

*NEW MOON* in Libra October 4th 2013~ MYSTICMAMMA.COM. Best NFL Games for week 5 based on "Watchability" (USA Today) 1. Seahawks vs. Colts 2. Broncos vs. Cowboys 3. Saints vs. Bears 4. Lions (who knew!) vs. Packers 5. Texans vs. 49ers. I created a web page designed specifically for the mobile website. check it out by scanning the QR code below or using the link on your iPhone or smartphone. Please give me your feedback. I am finding that website traffic from mobile devices has gone from. The video does not do the sound of the rumbling engines any justice. There is a feeling of awe that comes over you when you see these magnificent planes of yester-year rumble past you on the taxi-way and then lift-off. I track the position of the moon and the sun by where they rise and set among the rock formations as well as how the shadows cast. Sheri has another NEW Listing - This home has unobstructed views of Cathedral Rock. The Artist Studio was built to frame Cathedral in the Oversized Picture Window. Check it out! Here is the Kudos Ad for next week. I am doing a Fall theme. The virtual tour.

8-Oak_Creek_Access. Teen entrepreneur Jaylen Bledsoe worth $3.5M. Watched this guy in pre-season and I said I would get a jersey if he made the team. Well... he made the team! But after checking the price on the jersey $149.95, I am walking that statement back. I will see how well the team and he does before I spend tha. This is on my "bucket List". Is it on yours? THOUGHT FOR TODAY! .... Some people are like a Slinky - not really good for anything, but you can't help smiling when you push them down the stairs!

DID YOU KNOW? - Stats taken from Playboy® Sept 13 issue Netflix accounts for 33% of all American internet traffic 9p - 12m! 10% of American economy is Weed-Porn-Illegal labor! 32 Monkeys have been launched into space! I track the position of the moon and the sun by where they rise and set among the rock formations as well as how the shadows cast. While we were gone on our Anniversary get-away, went over 30,000 hits! You made that possible and I thank you! We got hit pretty hard with a micro-burst a couple of days ago and this is the 1st chance I have had to look at the stats. In 1/2 hour we got 1 inch of rain and most of that fell in a 15 minute window. The rain rate was 6.26 inches/hour! You gotta love Mo.

Thought For Today - Avoid cutting yourself when slicing vegetables....Have someone else hold the vegetables while you chop away! Thought for today.... It is easier to get older than it is to get wiser! Century Plant. Thought For Today - I started out with nothing and I still have most of it! Have a great 4th of July! Our local news channels out of Phoenix are doing a fabulous job covering this tragedy. Rise Above: Volume One, by Various. Advanced Web Ranking. On Sunday, there was a family that came through the trees in the back of our house to observe the Century Plant. We are so blessed to have such a healthy and beautiful plant. My son became a "father" on Fathers Day by rescuing a white throated baby Swift on a hike at Bell Rock. He is diligently feeding and caring for God's tiny creation. What a great gift to receive on Fathers Day. !!

Here Kitty Kitty Kitty !!! This is a picture from a great photojournalist. Without using a single person, it captures all the emotion, destruction and dramatic effect of the aftermath of nature's fury. Here is a special album to share of my Mom & Dad this special week. Mom & Dad, you are in my thoughts and prayers, this whole week. We miss you both. Adeline, continue to look over your wonderful family, they miss you dearly. God Bless all our Moms who are no longer with us and for those who are lucky to have your Moms gi. Today is the New Moon - New beginnings, initiation, birth, time to start projects, start of a new cycle for a month. Begin the time of increase and expansion that lasts until the next Full Moon. Time to start relationships, plant gardens, renew. A feeling.

99 Life Hacks to make your life easier! Mment Stack. I put all the Celestial Events on Sheri's Calendar - If I miss anything of consequence PLEASE let me know so I can add it in for all to see. If you click on the line for Lyrids you will get more detail. Thanks to Michelle & Barbara for sharing this pic. S. DropSmack: Using Dropbox to steal files and deliver malware. I use Dropbox, and so do some 50 million other people.

DropSmack: Using Dropbox to steal files and deliver malware

That's remarkable, considering Dropbox suffered through a few embarrassing speed bumps related to user file security. It seems it's going to take more than those kind of oops for us to consider giving up the convenience afforded by Dropbox. A digital addiction like that begs the question: what kind of "issue" would it take to convince someone (me for instance) to stop using Dropbox?

When I asked that question at a security seminar, little did I realize a digital investigator slash pen tester would provide the perfect speed bump that will have all 50 million of us asking ourselves, "Is using Dropbox worth the risk? " What issue? I was perusing the seminar briefing website from this year's Black Hat EU, fishing for potential article topics, when I came across a briefing note titled "DropSmack: How cloud synchronization services render your corporate firewall worthless.

" By David Bakke, Money Crashers Regardless of the current state of our economy and the housing market, buying a home is still a great investment.

However, the resulting taxes that accompany owning a home can lead to confusion and uncertainty. In most cases, you need to itemize your taxes in order to take advantage of all the tax breaks that accompany home ownership. This might seem overwhelming, but the benefits of completing this process make up for the inconvenience. SOURCE: Money Crashers Homeowner Tax Breaks: 1. Mortgage Interest Deduction (MID) is a top tax break for homeowners, which can save you a significant amount of money. 2. Homeowners with new mortgages with a loan-to-value ratio higher than 80% must carry some form of private mortgage insurance (PMI). Until you reach that level of equity, if your adjusted gross income (AGI) is less than $100,000 (or $50,000, if married filing separately), you may be able to deduct the amount that you paid. The History Of Carson Palmer. How ironic... Another USC Heisman winner ends up on my Cardinals. If we can protect him we may have an exciting season. WAIT! Are we talking FOOTBALL already??? Go Trojans and Cardinals!!!

I don't use FB on my ipad so I am not real good with this. Sheri and I are going to a Dodger game in PHX today and staying over. (We have never been to a Spring training game!) I want to thank you all for the well wishes. For those of you who are stamp collectors, this is a rare opportunity to collect a stamp from the Vatican Post Office called the "Sede Vacante" or Vacent See. It will only be sold during the time that there is no Pope. Here is the "Polite Snow" saying good-bye and leaving. I think the dry atmosphere causes the snow to evaporate faster than normal.

This is why we call our snow "Polite Snow". It snowed for 2 days (4") and when I took these pics this morning it was 33º and the snow is almost gone. It comes but it leaves before it is not wanted here anymore! By this afternoon, you will hardly realize w. THANK YOU! My website hit a milestone today. 25,000 hits!!! I appreciate all of you who have taken time to visit it. It is a black ice morning! 22º SNOW~SNOW and more SNOW! We are finally getting sunshine today! You need sunglasses between the snow and the sun. We got about 3.5 inches of snow last two days. There is nothing more beautiful than crystal clear blue sky, su.

2" and still snowing! Should be pretty when the sun comes out. It is still hard to get used to going to bed and it is dry outside and waking up to snow in the morning! We got 1.75 inches over night. It is beautiful outside. As I say that my thoughts and prayers go out to those people on the East Coast.

Congratulations to one of our UPS partners... Ray Solorio who has been promoted to Director of Sales in Gulf South. I have had an opportunity to follow his career for well over 2 decades and am extremely happy for him on this great accomplishment. Ray, Sh. The Golfer's Dilemma. Hard to believe that it has been 6 years since my last day of work at UPS! I don't think any of us will forget our last day. The date and details are burned into our memory.

Check out this video. The videographer uses a special camera platform (dolly) and adjusts frame rate (fps) and shutter speed to capture individual images that will create a video when processed. I have links to the other websites on my website. Go to vide. I am very proud of my wife! Marc Weinberg.