Monthly Archives: June 2016

Helpless in Macy’s

Recently, I saw advertised online a pair of Tommy Hilfiger boat shoes, regularly $70.00 on sale for $21.00 at Macy’s. I needed a pair of casual shoes so headed to Macy’s at my first opportunity. I am not a great … Continue reading

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My Opinion

I am a registered as a Democrat, but I am not a “my party right or wrong” Democrat. I have avoided political comments for the most part in my blogs, but I think it is time to speak up. I … Continue reading

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The grass I Don’t Have

I enjoy working in my yard. I have spent hours cleaning the leaves from the flower garden in front. I have carefully pruned some of the perennials. I have fertilized when needed. The flowers are doing fine. It’s the grass … Continue reading

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The Missing Queue

I am not only a frequent visitor to our public library, I volunteered¬†at the main library¬†for several years, checking in and stacking books and videos. I always have a list of requests on the reserve list at the library and … Continue reading

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Do You Speak Anglish?

When I was teaching high school English, one of the mottos of my classroom was “the best language is the language that gets the job done.” What I wanted my students to understand was that while one of the goals … Continue reading

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Hop-on, Hop-off

Our visit to Hong Kong began in the dark at the airport where we were met by my good friend, Harry Brown, who has lived and worked in Hong Kong for the past seven years. He became our tour guide … Continue reading

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Too Long

Because of my proclivity to sunbathe when I was younger, I now must see my dermatologist every three months for a skin cancer checkup. I have had two melanomas, one of which was on my forehead and has left a … Continue reading

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