Brad Ford Archives

National S’mores Day

Today August 10th is National S’mores Day.  Now to many people, this will be a great day to make and enjoy some S’mores. Now, don’t judge or hate me.  But to be honest, I’m
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The Day The World Changed

August 6th is the anniversary of the day the entire world changed in the blink of an eye.  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atomic_bombings_of_Hiroshima_and_Nagasaki President Truman who believed his actions would speed the end to World War 2 had
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National Coloring Book Day

August 2nd is coming and did you know it’s National Coloring Book Day?https://www.wincalendar.com/Coloring-Book-Day Now, I must admit it’s been a while since I’ve had the chance to color in a coloring book. But I
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August is Coming

I know it’s hard to believe but July is almost gone.  Seems time flies when you are wearing a mask and social distancing.  Or maybe time is faster when it’s hot? Anyway, the new
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Walmart Sam’s Club Now Require Masks

In case you have missed the news…All Walmarts and Sam’s Clubs are now requiring that all customers shopping inside wear masks. https://corporate.walmart.com/newsroom/2020/07/15/a-simple-step-to-help-keep-you-safe-walmart-and-sams-club-require-shoppers-to-wear-face-coverings This starts officially July 20th.  So you don’t have to panic.  You still
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New Normal for Me

Well, I’ve finally had a “New Normal” experience.  I guess this is going to the future for us all.  I’m not sure it’s an improvement.  But even the Old Normal was not my favorite
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Hole in my Roof

I am a wiser man today.  How?  By having a HOLE in my roof.  A strange thing to say right?  But the other day while sitting in my living room I heard a strange
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Flag Day is Coming

June 14th is Flag Day on the calendar. But do you know why Flag Day is June 14th? Or why we celebrate Flag Day? Bernard Cigrand, a small-town Wisconsin teacher, originated the idea for
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Summer Memories

Summer is almost here. Of course, this summer may be unlike any summer you remember. But I don’t want to talk about “This” Summer. I want to ask you about what you consider your
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How You Doin?

NO…not a Friends joke. I really want to know HOW you are doing these days? Are you scared? Are you Happy? Are you Hopeful? How are you dealing with all the Virus News we
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