Tuesday, September 29, 2015


     Even if I tried to be in denial about having a grandson old enough to turn into a teenager this summer, I’ve had other proof. He recently had his braces removed – an impossibility to me since it seems like they were just put on a few months ago.

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Weltanschauung Experience

Yesterday’s sunshine and temp of 72 degrees called our creaky knees and aerobically deficient bodies outside.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

The Curious Cases of Judi and Jean

Two more of my friends have just made that seismic shift of moving on from the familiar, something I’ve written about before. A Change for the Better

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Today's Question

Are men more changed by living with women than women are changed by living with men?

Sunday, September 13, 2015

Everything old is new again

I’ve just realized there’s been a theme running through this past week.


Thursday, September 10, 2015

All I've gotta do is act naturally

Click here for Ringo singing "Act Naturally"

Yesterday evening my stomach had the same ominous chunk of lead that settles there before I go to the dentist. That might as well have been my destination; there I was brushing my teeth, looking for spinach (pretty tricky since dinner had been sandwiches), and then flossing.

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

The Shower of the Century

      After years – and I mean years – of our family cooking along quietly, we are now on a roller coaster of events, one seemingly right after another.

Sunday, September 6, 2015

Summer Stroll

      Now that I could move again without grabbing the nearest object to stand frozen in agony until the back spasm ended, I decided it was high time to try going for a walk. 

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Thank You, Birthday

          The phone rang at 7:30 am today, and when caller ID showed me that it was from my daughter, my immediate thought was, “what’s wrong?”