Everyday Epiphany, humor, Technology, Throwbacks, Travel


Blogiversary- I made that word up. I know for sure because I didn’t read it on the Internet when I Googled it. Blogiversary is a portmanteau. A portmanteau is a combination of two blended words with two blended meanings, like a sloppy compound word. Think smog (smoke + fog) or fenemy (friend + enemy). I… Continue reading Blogiversary

Everyday Epiphany, humor

Scary Drawer

I inch open the middle drawer of my bureau . . . the one sandwiched between the one that holds my long sleeved t-shirts and the other that contains my jeans. The time has come. I procrastinate long enough.   “After Valentine’s Day,” I had said to myself leaving an open-ended loophole. Trinidads tasted. Roses… Continue reading Scary Drawer

Everyday Epiphany, humor

A Hairy Situation

“Eeek! I’ve gone skunk!” wailed my part! “I prefer to compare myself to Helen Mirren,” my temples countered with a distinguished tone. Skunk or Mirren either way I wished my graying roots and streaked temples had phoned for a hair appointment, because I had forgotten. Now it was too late! Kim, my uptown stylist, in… Continue reading A Hairy Situation

Everyday Epiphany, humor

My Date With Destiny

“Deal with your stress,” said Destiny. No metaphor here. Destiny actually spoke those words. I had scheduled my annual appointment for a free fitness analysis through Centegra Hospital in early March with Emilee, the trainer. At least I thought I had. The confirmation email reminded me about my appointment in late February with Destiny. Someone… Continue reading My Date With Destiny

humor, Outdoors

Winter Living Events

While Mikaela Shiffrin, Arnd Peiffer, and the duo Lawes and Morris competed in Winter Olympic Events like the Giant Slalom, Biathlon, and Curling in Pyeongchang, Mike (my Significant Other) and I participated in Winter Living Events in Illinois. Both Winter Events (Olympic and Living) required skill! Pothole Slalom USA ‘s Mikaela Shiffrin gold medal performance… Continue reading Winter Living Events