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This is what Joseph did while he was off from work for three months!

Tomorrow morning, at 9:30, I will be at T.J. Maxx and HomeGoods in Bridgeville for the first time since the afternoon of March 13th.  For just over three months, I have not been able to leave my house too much, except to walk to my mailbox.  I was able to leave my house while wearing a mask on both Friday, June 12th, and Tuesday, June 16th.

As I prepare to get back to a normal routine again, I would like to show you what I did over the past three months … and I have talked about some of these events in a few of my blog posts.  So, without further ado, let me show you what I did over the past three months while I was off from work.

On March 15, 2020, there was some snow on our property. You could still see the grass on our property, but there was a decent amount of snow on the ground that morning.
On March 15, 2020, there was a lot of snow on our deck. It covered up all of the items that were on our deck that morning.
This is my red and blue Saddlebred polo shirt, which is the subject of my 1,325th blog post. The shirt is very classy … and I got it for Christmas nearly three months ago.

I really like my red and blue Saddlebred polo shirt. The shirt is very classy … and I will continue to wear it often in the future.
I have owned this plaid long-sleeve button-down shirt from Chaps for just over one year now. I bought the shirt at T.J. Maxx and HomeGoods in Bridgeville in March of 2019. The shirt has a front pocket with the Chaps logo on it … and the colors that are on the shirt are white, blue, pink and purple.
Brady has now been with us for one year now. I snapped this photo inside of our kitchen.

Brady is celebrating his first year in our house. I snapped this photo on our front porch … and, as you can see here, we are practice “Social Distancing” as I self one of the four selfies that we took today.

I have owned my grey and black Puma jacket for just over two years now. Every time I wear the jacket, it gives me extra class and extra swag.
You can zip up the Puma jacket halfway whenever you wear it. You should never zip it up the whole way. This method may come in handy if you wear it with jeans and a T-shirt.
You can also leave it unzipped if you are wearing a button-down shirt or a nice dress shirt,
On April 5, 2020, I wrote my 1,337th blog post on my blog. I didn’t know that “1,337” is a special number on this bog.
On April 8, 2020, while I was sitting in our blue living room chair for a few minutes that morning, I noticed that Brady was resting behind our chairs in the early morning hours. I was surprised to see him there whenever I was relaxing in the living room at around 4:30 in the morning.
These are my hand creams. I like them a lot … and I use them whenever my hands get dry and cracked. Some of them work better than others, but they all make my hands feel soft and smooth.
I snapped this selfie in our living room on April 12, 2020 … and I also wanted to include my Senior Class photo, which is from 2003, in the selfie. You can see it on the top right hand corner of this selfie.
These are my Easter baskets for 2020. I didn’t have a proper Easter basket this year, so I got my treats in three small red plastic bowls. The bowls have jelly beans, York peppermint patties and egg-shaped Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups.

On April 14, 2020, while Brady and I were in our dining room that morning, we were able to practice Social Distancing for a few short minutes. Brady likes to be close to people, but he needs to practice Social Distancing by staying at least six feet away from us for a while. It may be hard for him to do just that, though.
This is my green and yellow Brasil jacket. It was the subject of my seventh blog post, which I wrote down on September 7, 2014. My friend and cousin, Shane Trylko, also has this jacket … and our jackets are our “friendship jackets.”

On April 20, 2020, I received two interesting gifts. One is a white mask from 3M … and one is a classy blue pullover from an organization called Progressive Turnout Project.

On April 20, 2020, I was able to wear my new white 3M mask for a few short minutes. I won’t be wearing it too much since I’ll be at home quite a bit, but if the time comes for me to wear the mask, I’ll be ready. As you can see in these photos, it’s hard for me to wear this mask with my glasses. Yes, the mask covers the mouth and the nose.
On April 20, 2020, I was able to wear my new blue pullover from the Progressive Turnout Project, which is an organization that encourages people to vote in their locations.
The word “Resist” is in white, the word “Organize” is in blue and the word “Vote” is in red. The logo for Progressive Turnout Project appears underneath of those three words.

My 1,350th blog post is about my grey FILA jacket. It’s a classy jacket … and it goes nicely with blue jeans and button-down shirts. You can also wear it with white jeans, as you can see here in this photo. I bought the jacket at T.J. Maxx and HomeGoods in Bridgeville in December of 2019.
This is a close-up shot of my grey FILA jacket. The jacket is the subject of my 1,350th blog post.
On April 21, 2020, while I was staying home during the current Coronavirus Outbreak, I was able to see some clouds in the skies above South Fayette. The clouds were white, dark and grey … and I saw “blue holes” and some “grey holes” in the clouds.
On April 26, 2020, I was listening to 90.5 WESA, which is one of Pittsburgh’s three NPR stations, on my clock radio, which is in my bedroom. I asked you guys if I should do just that back in February … and I actually said I should do so.
On April 26, 2020, I snapped this selfie in front of my tall mirror. The tall mirror is by my bedroom door.
I have owned this classy Dragon Ball Z T-shirt for just over one year now.

May 4th is National Orange Juice Day. Now, on May 4, 2020, I drank a small cup of Tropicana Orange Juice in a small coffee cup. I’m drinking to drink orange juice as often as I can.
This is my new “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” T-shirt. I apologize if the photo is sideways. That’s sort of how it looked on my smartphone’s camera.
On the back of my new “Star Wars” shirt, you can see the dates that the “Star Wars” movies were first shown in theaters. This is a so-called “tour dates” shirt.
I have owned this grey Pittsburgh Penguins T-shirt for four years now. I purchased it on May 9, 2016, at Bridgeville T.J. Maxx.
For the past year now, I have owned a classy ensemble. It consists of my grey Nike half-zip pullover, my grey Chaps polo shirt, my purple crew neck T-shirt from Arizona and my dark wash jeans from Chaps.
I am wearing my grey Chaps polo shirt, my dark wash Chaps jeans and my purple crew neck T-shirt, which is from Arizona, in this photo.
In this photo, I am wearing my purple crew neck T-shirt, which is from Arizona, and my dark wash Chaps jeans.
Joseph received a black “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” T-shirt and a black Calvin Klein bomber coat for his 34th birthday.
On May 12, 2020, I wore my black “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” T-shirt, exactly one week after I got it as a late birthday present.
Here is the back of my “Star Wars” T-shirt.
My new black bomber coat, which is from Calvin Klein, has a lot of zippers and pockets on it. Here is a close-up shot of one of those zippers. This is actually a pocket with a zipper on it … and it’s hidden inside of a regular pocket.
Here is another one of the zippers that can be found on my black Calvin Klein bomber coat. This zippered pocket is hidden inside of this so-called cargo pocket. The cargo pocket is on the jacket’s left sleeve.
Here is my black bomber coat, which is from Calvin Klein. This jacket is classy … and, yes, it’s perfect for classy gentlemen like myself. Will I wear it a lot in the future? Absolutely. I won’t wear it too much at first since the weather is starting to warm up.
As you can see here, my new black Calvin Klein bomber coat is giving me class in a big way. This jacket is classy … and it’s perfect for classy gentlemen like myself.
Here is a close-up shot of my new black Calvin Klein bomber jacket.
Joseph’s blog reached the 8,000-views mark on May 14, 2020.
On May 14, 2020, my blog reached the 8,000-views mark. I am holding up the sign in this photo.
On May 18, 2020, I snapped this selfie in my “computer room,” just about four hours before I got my much-needed haircut at home.
On May 18, 2020, I got a much-needed haircut in my living room. How do you guys like this haircut?
On May 16, 2020, Brady put his head up while he was sitting right in front of the blue seat.
On May 16, 2020, Brady was sitting right in front of the blue seat, which is in our living room.
On May 16, 2020, Brady sat in the blue living room seat for a little while.
On May 20, 2020, Susan Pratt, who is my mother and is one of this blog’s followers, draw this fantastic picture of me on a block of wood.
This is my grey half-zip Columbia pullover. The color’s name is “Charcoal Heather.” The pullover is the subject of my 1,375th blog post … and it’s a classy pullover, nonetheless.
I am able to wear my grey Columbia half-zip pullover with class each and every time.

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Did I get any presents for my 34th birthday?

Now, my 34th birthday was nearly two weeks ago … and, because of the Coronavirus Outbreak, I wasn’t able to buy as many presents as I wanted to this year, but, as you know, I was pleased with the two items that I did receive for my 34th birthday.

Now, for my 34th birthday, I received a black “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” T-shirt and a black Calvin Klein bomber coat.  Both of these items are fantastic … and they are perfect for classy gentlemen like myself.

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Joseph received a black “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” T-shirt and a black Calvin Klein bomber coat for his 34th birthday.

I hope you guys like these two items as much as I do.  I will be wearing both of these items many times in the future.  Now, I probably won’t wear my Calvin Klein coat too much for a while since the weather is starting to warm up, but I will definitely try to wear my “Star Wars” T-shirt many times in the future, even though I’m not a huge fan of the movie.

Just for fun, I’m going to show you two photos of me wearing the “Star Wars” T-shirt.  I am showing you both sides of the T-shirt in the photos … and, next time, I will talk about my black Calvin Klein coat in a blog post.

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I have had a classy ensemble for one year now!

For my 33rd birthday last year, I received some rather interesting things.  I got four classy items just over a year ago … and I call the items my classy ensemble.  I bought two of the items on eBay, I bought another item at JCPenney at The Mall at Robinson and I bought another item at T.J. Maxx and HomeGoods in Bridgeville.

The items that make up my classy ensemble are the grey Nike half-zip pullover, the grey Chaps polo shirt, the purple T-shirt from Arizona and the dark wash jeans from Chaps.  I have worn all four of these items at once a couple of times over the past year.  Now, I probably won’t wear all of these items at once, but, as you may know, I have worn all of these items separately many times over the past year.  Of course, any or all of these four items give me class every time I wear them.  I may have mixed up either two or three of these items at various times over the past year, but I rarely had the chance to wear all four of these items at the same time.  Will I do it again someday?  Maybe.

Just for fun, I’m also going to show you some photos of me wearing any or all of these items over the past year.  Yes, last May, I wore all four of these items in two of those photos.

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Joseph Has Owned His Grey Penguins Shirt For Four Years Now!

For just over four years now, I have owned a very classy Penguins T-shirt.  The shirt is grey … and, on the afternoon of May 9, 2016, I bought a grey Pittsburgh Penguins T-shirt at Bridgeville T.J. Maxx.  Not long after I bought my shirt, I successfully talked my friend, Chuck Lazzini, into buying that grey Penguins T-shirt at the same store.  For four years, we have worn the shirts with class … and we have worn them with jeans, cargo shorts, gym pants and even gym shorts.

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I have owned this grey Pittsburgh Penguins T-shirt for four years now. I purchased it on May 9, 2016, at Bridgeville T.J. Maxx.

As you can see, me and Chuck both like this grey Pittsburgh Penguins T-shirt a lot.  It’s a very classy shirt.  We look like classy gentlemen in them.

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Joseph’s New “Star Wars” T-Shirt

May 4th, of course, is “Star Wars” day … and, on that day, you may wear true “Star Wars” fans say “May the fourth be with you” in lots of different ways.  They may say it verbally and/or they may say it in messages and comments on Social Media.  I said those words myself in a blog post earlier this week; however, I was celebrating National Orange Juice Day on that day.

Now, today, I would like to show you the “Star Wars” shirt that I got yesterday.  It is a black “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” T-shirt.  The movie’s title is on the front of the shirt … and, on the back of the shirt, you can see some recent “Star Wars” movies on there … and you can also see when those movies were first shown in movie theaters.

I am not a big fan of “Star Wars,” but I do like to talk about it whenever I can.  As you may have guessed, I will do my best to wear this “Star Wars” shirt as often as I can.  It goes very nicely with blue jeans and nice cargo shorts.  I would not wear this shirt with gym shorts or sweatpants.

Now, I will do my best to wear this shirt with either nice shirts or blue jeans on Tuesday … and I will show you two photos of me wearing this shirt in a blog post before this month is over.

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I have owned my DBZ T-shirt for one year!

For just over one year now, I have owned my “Dragon Ball Z” T-shirt.  I really like this shirt a lot … and I have worn it several times over the past year.  I got it last year for my 33rd birthday.  My neighbor and friend, Michael Spicer, got it for me for my 33rd birthday last year … and I would like to thank him for getting me a classy shirt in 2019.  This is one of the best shirts I have ever owned.

I hope you guys like this Dragon Ball Z T-shirt as much as I do.  I will continue to wear it many more times in the future.  Thank you, Michael Spicer, for allowing me to have a fantastic T-shirt like this Dragon Ball Z T-shirt.

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Joseph’s Top Blog Posts For May 2020

Can you believe it?  The month of May is almost here … and, during the month of April, lots of people, including myself, have had to stay home a lot.  I do still walk to my mailbox whenever I have to, but that’s pretty much it.  I have been able to write some neat blog posts on my home computer while we all have had to stay at home during the Coronavirus Outbreak.  I will give you guys some more blog posts in May … and my features will be taking a well-deserved break in May.

One of my blog posts will be entitled “I have owned my DBZ T-shirt for one year!”  I will talk about my DBZ T-shirt in a blog post in May.  I would like to thank my neighbor and friend, Michael Spicer, for getting me the DBZ T-shirt for my 33rd birthday last year.

Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “Joseph Has Owned His Grey Penguins Shirt For Four Years Now!”  I will talk about my grey Penguins T-shirt in a blog post in May.  Me and my friend, Chuck Lazzini, who occasionally follows this blog, have both owned that shirt for almost four years now.

Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “Guess who is 34 today?”  In the blog post, I will wish myself a happy 34th birthday.  I plan on writing that blog post at around 7:00 on Friday morning.

Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “I have had a classy ensemble for one year now!”  I will talk about some of my classy outfits in a blog post in May … and they are the purple crew neck T-shirt from Arizona, my dark wash jeans from Chaps, my grey polo shirt from Chaps and my grey half-zip pullover from Nike.

Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “Cheyenne is 25 years old today!”  I will wish my cousin, Cheyenne Papakie, a happy 25th birthday in the blog post.

Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “Blog Post Number 1,375 Is About A Classy Sweater!”  I can’t tell you which sweater I’ll be talking about just yet, but I can assure you … the sweater will be a classy one.

Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “Did I get any presents for my 34th birthday?”  Now, I probably won’t get too many presents this year because of the COVID-19 Outbreak, but I know I will get at least one birthday present this year.  I will show you the presents, if I have more than one of them, in a blog post in May.

Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “8,000 Views And Counting.”  My blog will hit the 8,000-views mark in May … and I will talk about the event in a blog post whenever it does occur.

I will give my features a break in May … and, of course, I will give you some fantastic blog posts in May.  Some of them may catch your eye.  Stay safe and enjoy your day, my friends!

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Derek Papakie Turns 30 Today!

Today, I would like to wish my cousin, Derek Papakie, a happy 30th birthday.  Derek is one of the classiest people I have ever known.  He is both a fantastic friend and a terrific cousin … and he has been a terrific father since last July.

Now, in the first half of the 2010s, Derek and I were “twinning” a lot.  We would wear matching T-shirts, matching jackets, matching sandals, matching sports jerseys, matching hats and even matching polo shirts.

So, today, I would like to say “happy 30th birthday” to Derek Papakie.  Happy 30th birthday, Derek!

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Joseph is still “super” three years later!

Three years ago today, I got my grey Superman T-shirt … and I’ve worn it many times over the past three years.  I usually wear it with blue jeans and nice shorts, but I may have worn it with dress pants and white jeans as well.  No matter how I wear it, I always wear it with class.  I may wear it with sweatpants or gym shorts in the future.

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I have owned this grey Superman T-shirt for three years … and I’ve worn it many times over the years. I have worn it with white jeans, dress pants, blue jeans and nice shorts … and, in the future, I may also wear it with sweatpants and gym shorts.

Me, and my neighbor, Michael Spicer, have worn our grey Superman shirts many times over the past three years.

Thomas Papakie, who is one of my uncles, was able to wear the grey Superman T-shirt with me back in December of 2018.  We both wore them with class back then.

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On December 22, 2018, me and Thomas Papakie wore the grey Superman shirts with class. In this case, he’s a “super” uncle.

I still like my grey Superman shirt a lot … and I hope you guys do also.

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Joseph’s Top Blog Posts For February 2020

I am back on my computer again.  I started using it at 5:00 this morning … and, today, I’m gonna tell you about the blog posts that I will be writing down in February.

One of my blog posts will be entitled “I have owned my new Hewlett-Packard computer for one year!”  I will talk about my new Hewlett-Packard computer, which has been in my house for nearly one year, in a blog post this month.  It seems like I just bought it yesterday.

Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “Remembering Piglet Five Years Later.”  In the blog post, I will talk about the five-year anniversary of the death of my bulldog, Piglet.  Piglet, who was my bulldog, died nearly five years ago at the age of 12.

Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “Joseph is still ‘super’ three years later!”  I will talk about my grey Superman T-shirt in the blog post.  I have owned it for nearly three years.

Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “7,500 Views And Counting.”  My blog will hit the 7,500-views mark … and, if it does hit the 7,500-views mark this week, I will talk about it in a blog post before this week is over.  Of course, it is possible that it may have hit the 7,500-views mark while I gave my computer a break this past week, so I may have to say that it has been seen at least 7,500 times in the blog post this month.

I will also write my 1,300th blog post this month.  It could be about a person, a place or a thing.  What do you think it will be about?

I will also use my blog’s features in February.  Let me tell you how I’ll be using them this month …
Joseph’s Flashback-I remember going to the pool in Scott Park years ago!
Joseph Has A Question For You-Should I listen to WESA on my clock radio?
Joseph’s Moment Of Peace-I need some “me time” in my “computer room” at 6:00 on weekday evenings!
Let’s Talk About A Past Blog Post-Joseph’s new green lacrosse pullover top

I hope you will check out at least one of my blog posts this month.  You may like at least one of my posts in February.  Enjoy your day!