Category Archives: just for fun
I think I’m in a stroller, 1950’s style. And happy to be there, from the looks of things. This was taken in Washington, DC, where my Dad was stationed at the time. My mother loves to say she changed my … Continue reading
And at the Austin airport’s new gift shop I saw these. Hilarious! I didn’t have room in my bag for any of them, unfortunately. Which one is your favorite?
Just for fun, here’s an interactive site that tells you how many breaths you’ve taken, how many snowflakes have fallen, how many people have been born since YOU were born. Just enter your birthdate and see what happens! http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-5730653/Interactive-counter-reveals-happened-planet-day-born.html
Remember that Lily Tomlin routine? The one where she was the telephone operator? It always made me laugh harder than anyone else in front of the tv. Well, in the midst of my cleaning I found this old photograph from … Continue reading
I intend to do this as soon as I get home in January.
This is what I saw flying towards the house as I stared out my office window yesterday morning. Isn’t he gorgeous? He flew low, above the driveway and right over the roof of the house. I searched through owl … Continue reading
Everyone will have their own eclipse story, I’m sure. Where were you? How much did you see? The lake house faces north and the morning sun shines over its right shoulder, blocked for the most part by the tall trees that the … Continue reading
Last Wednesday my buddy Ruth and I headed to Hope Valley to check out a store my dental hygienist had recommended. When I was a kid there were “mill outlet” stores everywhere and my mother, who liked to sew her … Continue reading
It’s the little town at the tip of Cape Cod. It’s the place where the Mayflower docked before heading into Plymouth in November of 1620. There the Pilgrims established their new government, a “domestic commonwealth” without kings and queens. My … Continue reading