Monthly Archives: September 2012

Joke du Jour: Grandparents!

1. She was in the bathroom putting on her makeup, under the watchful eyes of her young granddaughter, as she’d done many times before. After she applied her lipstick and started to leave, the little one said, “But Grandma, you forgot … Continue reading

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It is time to wash the dog

I’d really rather continue reading blogs! WordPress is full of wonderful blogs to read and comment on! Hmmm – if you type “shift/Enter” – is THAT the way to keep from skipping a line? And if you type “ctrl/Enter” – … Continue reading

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Lost in the Scenery

Drat!  Now this is EXACTLY why I won’t let myself imagine in color:  Because I ALWAYS get lost in the scenery if I do.  I have absolutely no sense of time.  I am “directionally challenged” in my home town.  So … Continue reading

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Home again

Thanks to all my friends for your comments while I was off vacationing this week! We did some camping in the woods: Climbed a sand dune on Lake Michigan: And watched our first 3-D Movie: Today we are mostly resting … Continue reading

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Fly Away

Penney is a perfectly normal three-year-old; except that Penney can fly. Now what’s a mother to do? Flying at three, you say? Can her parents fly too? No they cannot. Nor can any other human. Penney flies because she can, … Continue reading

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Sink or Swim

My mother pushed me off the dock into water over my head and I nearly drowned when I was two years old. Or at least that’s what it felt like. And so, although I used to love the water, used … Continue reading

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How to Get Your Life to be the Way You Want it to Be

Okay, first you have to realize that other people’s lives intersect with yours, and you are not going to be able to change anything about them. But if you want to tweak a few things about how your own days … Continue reading

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