Leonard Baer's Blog

My Father Wrote Letters

My Father Wrote Letters

My father wrote letters, What made these letters unique: He never sent them. It was his way of letting off steam and he felt he had no other outlet.

Get Ready to Roomba

Get Ready to Roomba

So, who wants to Roomba?  I have finally found something that lives up to the hype, stays the course, and yet, doesn’t require constant praise after a job well done.

The Questions We Never Asked

The Questions We Never Asked

How is it possible, we know so little about our parents and grandparents and even great-grandparents? Here is the answer – we never asked that question.

Were Times Ever Really Simpler?

Were Times Ever Really Simpler?

Ahhh…..The Golden years, the years of relaxation, taking it easy, enjoying hobbies, and living the good but simple life. Wrong……. What happened in last 30 days? My friends, a new word has entered the dictionary and our daily language, COVID-19. The Golden years began...

A Memory of Kirk

A Memory of Kirk

Usually my blogs contain information or stories that relate to, well, just getting older, but a man died a few weeks ago who I conjured as a hero.

To move or not to move…That is the question

To move or not to move…That is the question

I love the billboards on the side of the highway that read, “Hey! Are you moving? Call us!”, and then the wonderfully warm and fuzzy names that come along with these priceless advertisements: My Sons Movers, My Four Sons and Mom, and a personal favorite, Hunky College Guys Movers. 

A Scam for All Seasons

A Scam for All Seasons

The holidays are over, the presents are put away, and we are looking forward to Groundhog Day, Valentines Day, and of course, the tax season!

It Was a Dark and Gloomy Night

It Was a Dark and Gloomy Night

It seems the world has been full of bad news and there must be some way to make ourselves feel better, right? So, what do I do? I read the comic strips.

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