Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Do you remember these? I still have the set my mother used each year when I was growing up. Well, now they are old and sag a bit in places (just like me). But I like them... Read more
Sunday, November 09, 2014
The picture above sums up my last few months. Lots of real life has been happening so all my original goals have been geared way down (as in basically asleep).
FYI: ... Read more
Friday, October 31, 2014
Since it is Halloween time our thoughts turn to S-P-O-O-K-Y stories. . .
It was a dark and stormy night. . . when
SUDDENLY Steve stretched skyward – showing startlin... Read more
Saturday, October 25, 2014
When “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” first came out in the 1960’s I knew I had found my perfect way to celebrate Halloween. Somehow it was easy to identify with C... Read more
Thursday, September 11, 2014
It's your birthday, CJ!
Celebrating YOU is such a treat!
We couldn’t wait to wish you a happy ... Read more
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Four years ago, I stumbled onto SparkPeople.com and discovered a host of tools to help me become healthier and increase my fitness. New friends shared their stories with ... Read more
Sunday, May 18, 2014
I’ve been trying to write a blog about my summer plans. I started making a list. You know the kind of thing: types of exercise I will do and new recipes to try. (I know... Read more
Friday, May 16, 2014
I am making plans to spend part of the summer in San Francisco. I have a friend who lives there and when she goes on vacation she invites me to come stay at her apartment... Read more
Sunday, May 04, 2014
What a wonderful idea - setting aside a special day to remember just how good it feels to laugh. The health benefits of laughter are well established and described in the... Read more
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Oh how many times have we been told what to do when life gives us lemons.
Here are a few options:
Monday, April 07, 2014
Extravagant flowers planted in
Autumn, sleeping through
Winter, only to burst forth in
Spring, awakening us to
Hope and Renewal.
Spring is the natural tim... Read more
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
A is for Age: 68
B is for Booze: Just use a little wine for cooking
C is for Car: Honda Civic, it's old but it's still going - just like me!
D is for Dad's name: G... Read more
Friday, November 15, 2013
When Thanksgiving time comes around I tend to become very literal minded. I look at the word “Thanksgiving” and I automatically say, “Hmm, this must mean giving thanks!” ... Read more
Friday, October 25, 2013
Since Charles Schultz first aired his television special, â€śIt's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brownâ€ť, I have followed the example of Linus and celebrated Halloween with a... Read more
Friday, October 18, 2013
First, let me make it clear that this is NOT a picture of me. When it is that cold you will find me indoors staying warm and sipping fragrant tea.
So the question is... Read more