July 18

How to Avoid Plugged Sewers?

We are familiar with things above the ground but not always aware of things that are underground. For instance, there may be 1 million named… View Article Read More

“You Get What You Pay For!”
July 14

“You Get What You Pay For!”

It’s interesting how some of us tried not to listen closely to our parents when we were kids, but their messages sank in anyway. Those… View Article Read More

Getting Another Fresh Start!
June 18

Getting Another Fresh Start!

It’s safe to say most of us have experienced being stuck in a rut. Life just continued to quickly pass by while we expected it… View Article Read More

June 16

Knowing When to Hand Over Our Tool Boxes?

Dad gave me his plumbing toolbox because he no longer needed it. That plumbing toolbox could probably tell many stories if it could talk. In… View Article Read More

September 18

Slowing Down Death?

Bob was my mentor and friend. He used to tell me we are all “penciled in”. Bob was right. He died from lung cancer. The… View Article Read More

September 9

Why Are Your Pollen Allergies Getting Worse?

Did you ever notice how challenges in life tend to sneak up on us? We often end up with surprising results and then again, sometimes… View Article Read More

The Way Life Is Supposed to Be!
August 2

The Way Life Is Supposed to Be!

Czech Days at Wilber was fun-filled again this year. Deb and I camped at the well-groomed American Legion Park in Wilber so we could fully… View Article Read More

July 16

Our Ancestors Brought Us Better Plumbing!

My great grandfather, Wendelin Zohner, served his carpenter’s apprenticeship in Austria and the Moravia area. Wendelin Zohner became a skilled cabinet and coffin maker. I… View Article Read More

Do “They” Meet Your Expectations?
July 9

Do “They” Meet Your Expectations?

Do you ever feel disappointed by poor customer service and walk away feeling frustrated? Maybe it caused you to reflect and wonder where good customer… View Article Read More

June 5

Too Little or Too Much Water?

Years ago Grandpa, dad, and I used to spear fish in the Platte River by Columbus, Nebraska. We fished together as a team and usually… View Article Read More