Drooling Over Myself Decades Later

As a child, I used to watch my parents fall asleep in their rocking chairs after dinner.  I could never figure out how they could sleep sitting upright like that, heads dangling, often snoring which never worked out well for TV watching for us kids.  That was okay though, because their nap time equalled more …

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A Title About Titles

It looks like one crafty librarian had a little bit of fun playing around with book titles--re-arranging them to reflect these crazy pandemic times.  You have to hand it to him/her and to COVID-19, as it has sure brought out our inner creativities.  Maybe that is one of the many good things to come from …

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Blonde Girl Vs. Cockroaches and the Like

Oh dear....one of the few downfalls of travelling to tropical places, such as Hawaii is dealing with all of the critters that otherwise don't exist back home in the cold throes of Canada. For that, I am grateful. If, rather when:-), we hopefully move here, I think the fumigator will become my best friend on …

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The World In a Hurry

"The world went and got itself in a big damn hurry." If you have ever watched Shawshank Redemption you'll recognize this quote from the elderly character, Brooks, who after being incarcerated for decades, finally gets released back into society realizing just how different the world has become.  Both my husband and I have watched this …

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Pretty Please With Sugar on Top?!

Well, it's a good thing that we are not Avid barbecuers because once again our fate is one of a snow-covered nature. After just having gotten rid of most of our Merry Easter weekend dumping of snow (nearly a foot), we woke up this morning only to discover that we will be socked in again with this unforgiving weather …

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