Posts Tagged ‘Dragon’

I am a visual artist person, but I like science too, and I love the science facts, on Mr. Barlow’s Blog.  If you will scroll down to January 19th, you will see a very neat new source of renewable energy.


 I have wanted to be off the grid since Mother Earth News first came out, and more importantly, since husband was put on disability, low those twenty years ago.  But, this is just too cool.


 Imagine a town, where above every tenth home is a hot air balloon.  This balloon is like a “piston,” making an up/down revolution every hour.  Mr. has the complete instructions for how it works and it is much more cool than solar collectors.  One balloon can power ten houses and make the skyline look really neat.


I want to be the house with the huge green dragon balloon above it.

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When EMT gets off the bus, the first words out of his mouth, every day this week, have been, “Did FedEx come today?” In fact, he has called me to ask this very same question several times. The reason??? EMT’s friend (a girl) and he are to dress up like Pirates for Halloween. Her mother ordered the costumes and EMT’s was to come here. Part of the reason, for the costumes, is that the daughter is directing Pirates of Penzance.

I guess EMT is going to have to hit the bucket of costumes, if the pirate outfit does not arrive.

This is the winning “scary” costume for EMT the first year he was here.  We thought it was funny; rather than scary. 

And, since I am only up to 1986, in my photo album scan, I will post Crazy for Pepsi (oldest grandson) in his Dragon costume (1986).

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