Monthly Archives: February 2012


Duck and Cover

Once upon a time in the 1950s, there was a Cold War. Two countries, the United States and Russia, had nuclear bombs. There was a threat that these nuclear bombs could be used by either country to annihilate the other. Here in the United States we had a Civil Defense program that was charged with [...]

By |2012-02-22T22:38:19+00:00February 22nd, 2012|Valley Memories Articles|0 Comments


All of us daydream from time to time. Whether we stop working for a moment, or sit down with a cup of coffee or tea (or something a bit stronger), we often find ourselves yearning for something different or better to happen in our lives. When I turned 55, I decided to do at least [...]

By |2012-02-11T17:52:28+00:00February 11th, 2012|General Observations|0 Comments