March 30, 2011 Cleaning out the refrigerator of out-dated and unwanted food is a task that should be done on a regular basis - and usually isn’t done until something starts to smell, or grow fur, or gets shoved... more »»
Crocuses surely mean Spring – right?
March 26, 2011 It does not take much to excite me as far as spring goes. I was thrilled on Friday when I went out to get the newspaper. The crocuses in my yard were in full bloom. more »»
The Gathering Storm
March 26, 2011 She was a hurricane of a woman - gale force winds, loud thunder and a wake of destruction included. more »»
BEHIND THE SCENES
March 24, 2011 In the last article about the Library Theatre, we toured the stage itself including some of the curtains. more »»
Enjoying corned beef on St. Pat’s Day
March 19, 2011 The country just celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with all of its legends and traditions. There were parades as well as delicious food that were supposed to be traditional Irish fare. more »»
Cara and the ‘wordl’
March 19, 2011 I was working on the computer a couple years back when I received an instant message from Cara. I responded with “So, what are you doing?” and she answered that she was pricing train fares. more »»
March 14, 2011 I’m often asked to provide a program to groups who need a speaker. Commonly, a requested topic is “healthy snack. more »»
Adjusting to different stoves
March 12, 2011 Today I turn the dial and my stove comes on, but that was not always the case. The first stove that I remember was the one at my grandmother’s house. more »»
March 12, 2011 A few nights ago I awoke about three-ish and stumbled out to the darkened kitchen. I didn’t turn on the lights, hoping my sticky eyelids would close again quickly after I took the pill I was after. more »»
Can this really be spring?
March 5, 2011 Last week, thankfully, we had a respite from the snow and cold weather. The temperatures neared sixty degrees. The snow melted gently not flooding the low spots as sometimes happens. more »»
Washing has really changed!
February 26, 2011 When I stripped the bed this morning it made me think of how my grandmother used to do it years ago. We had three full-size beds at the time so Grandma devised her own system to keep them clean. more »»
Show those sparkling smiles
February 26, 2011 I know I never had my teeth brushed in the highchair. But Malcolm, my grandson does - every day after breakfast and dinner, just as his big sister did. more »»