Monthly Archives: September 2012

MIA

MIA Not to make light of the term MIA, but the post I prepared for today is MIA somewhere in my computer. As usual, first thing this morning, I looked over what I had written and edited, highlighted it, selected … Continue reading

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Guilty Pleasures

Guilty Pleasures Listed below, in no particular order, are my “guilty pleasures.” Watching “Switched at Birth” Reading “People” magazine French fries Naps Buying books on Amazon with one click Champagne for no reason Chips and dip instead of dinner Eavesdropping … Continue reading

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Coffee

Coffee How do you take your coffee? I like mine hot and strong with one Sweet’n’Low and enough creamer to turn it somewhere between tan and beige. When I was a little girl, the most grown-up thing I could imagine … Continue reading

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Patience

Patience Popular author Debbie Macomber, in her book, “One Perfect Word,” suggested you pick one word and focus on it for the year. After considering a few possibilities, I settled on “Patience” aware that it is not my strong suit. … Continue reading

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The King’s Picture

The King’s Picture In the last post I mentioned that my mother would give recitations. I never actually heard her give one, but she kept several pieces, and I found them.  Today I’d like to share one of the selections. … Continue reading

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My Mother

I wish you could have known my mother. If you have followed this blog, you already know she was an elderly first-time mother. But there are so many other things I would like you to know. My mother was rather … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year September is a better time to start a new year than is January, to my way of thinking. Maybe it’s because of all my years in the classroom when September meant a clean blackboard , an uncluttered … Continue reading

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