My Favorite Westerns

A Celebration of Western Movies … Pardner!

Looks like I’ll have to put ol’ Betsy down.  She’s been really good for me over the years, but now it seems her times has come. I’ve been getting feedback that there’s problems with my blog. Some folks can’t see the comments or the Like button they say. Also I’ve been having a heck of a …

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Johnnie / The Chad Mitchell Trio The Battle of Vimy Ridge 9 to 12 April 1917  Canadians: 10,602 casualties: 3,598 killed and 7,004 wounded.

Awaiting: The hopeful resurrection of Daredevil

Winter is coming …

    Hank Snow himself would probably get a smile out of this.  

ilusion-from-guitarra-del-fuegoc2a9-by-johannes-linstead.For Cindy  https://cindybruchman.com/2020/09/02/1-shot-wednesday-sunrise-sunset/#respond From Google Maps

James is starting new Blog. Looks pretty good.

On the Road to Find Out / Cat Stevens Heading out … Mountains HO! Into the Foothills. … Cascade Mountain. At the bottom of the Falls you might be able to spot 3 tiny people. Heading for our digs … Our digs. GREETINGS! Heated pools.

Ghost Riders in the Sky / Craig Duncan Going to Banff for 3 days. (not my idea). But Banff is quiet right now. (I’m told). Cuz of Covid. Nobody is travelling except us Albertans. Had to cancel 2 holidays we had planned previously – one to Tofino on Vancouver Island – and the other to …

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“Confluence Park”??! Why sure … it’s right next to Effluence Creek. Never let a beaurocrat name anything. I can assure you that 90% of the people around here call this Split Rock Park. There she is … reclining in the meadow. Evidently it didn’t roll here by itself. But was discarded like a pebble from …

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Starting a New Life / Van Morrison A bit of a gloomy day on the prairie.  This way? or thataway? A prairie landscape. Some folks might think there’s nothing to do or see on the prairie, but as a kid I lived out there and it has its own kind of wonder. Coyotes in area. …

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 It rained for about a week, but we’ve still been getting out … Visiting a few parks around town.    Felix is not impressed.

Rose had spotted some American Avocets in a marsh wetland near by. We head over to snap some photos. There’s they are! Don’t recall ever seeing this bird before. Beautiful! These birds are called Stilts. (because of their long legs). The black and white one is called a Black Necked Stilt. The other is the …

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Today I will emerge from the tunnel – my cave – having worked 9 of the last 10 days. Whew! I have my trials. But I’ll get right back to posting something useful up here!  Thanks you all for your patience – and good will. 

Raindrops Keep Falling on my Head / BJ Thomas Periodically this happens to me. I get stuck. I’m always working on Posts and I have several in the offing, Just haven’t been able to get anything on the board. I’ve been sick. I was Depressed for over a week which is very unusual for me. …

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GP Cox over at Pacific Paratrooper https://pacificparatrooper.wordpress.com/2020/04/20/francis-the-talking-mule/ has been posting some Wartime Recipes on his blog.  This reminded me of a particular dish my (English) Mum used to serve us kids: ‘Creamed Eggs on Toast’! Now I gotta tell ya that Creamed Eggs on Toast don’t look like much. BUT Boy!!! it is tasty!! I’ve …

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Heroes / David Fonseca with Rita Redshoes. I was inspired by the Pandemic to try to come up with something that would lift people up during these times. The Lord of the Rings seemed to (me) have some inspiring elements that I could try to so something with …  When I start a project/Post an …

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Springtime in Victoria BC … Springtime in Calgary, Alberta There’s some tulips under there … somewhere.   

John Prine died on April 7th. He had been stricken with COVID-19. He was 73. He won two Grammy Awards in his career and was also presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award in 2020.  He leaves us with a tremendous legacy of songs.  John and I never saw eye to eye on Spiritual things. But …

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