Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Today's report from the pool

          Wednesdays are not my usual day for water aerobics, but today I had an opening in my retired-lady schedule.

Sunday, June 26, 2016

An ounce of prevention

When my kids were younger, I came home from running an errand one day and went upstairs to where an unusual amount of noise was emanating from my bedroom. 

Friday, June 24, 2016

Waiting for the other shoe

          Just like any other morning, I turned on National Public Radio and stood staring out the kitchen window while waiting for the kettle to boil. Five seconds later, I was scraping my jaw out of the sink.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Red Menace

          It took 46 years of marriage, but the day has finally come.

Friday, June 17, 2016

The Big Day

     I’ve been checking the weather so obsessively it’s a shame that the Weather Channel app doesn’t provide rewards points. 

Thursday, June 16, 2016

A green morning

This morning we took the bikes out for a quick ride – we haven’t been on them since last fall.

Monday, June 13, 2016

Pool Epiphany

        Today I was up and out, and on my way to Monday’s water aerobic class.

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Eat Your Veggies!

We’ve always been good vegetable eaters at our house, my husband, kids, and I.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Machiaevellan Microsoft

For at least a week I’d been receiving impromptu visits on my computer from Microsoft.

Sunday, June 5, 2016

Collards and Sombreros

     On Saturday we waved goodbye to palm trees and alligators and began the hike up the East Coast to home.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Here in the Commune

In 1970, when everyone else my age was still scraping the mud off their ankles from Woodstock