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I Heard What You Said

I Heard What You Said

Junior was right.  School is hard.  Well, not really hard, just finding time to read and write on a schedule is difficult.  So far, I’ve been...

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Table of Three for Homework Please

Table of Three for Homework Please

My nervousness caused me to almost pour lemonade instead of orange juice into Steve’s glass at breakfast. I went back to the icebox and got out the...

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Walk This Way

Walk This Way

The furry card party was very elegant.  The addition of a fur to an outfit required everyone to dress a little nicer which always improves behavior.  Mags...

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College is a New Grade

College is a New Grade

The whole house was quiet.  I was thumbing through the catalog for the community college trying to make up my mind about taking the writing class that...

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Cold Comfort

Cold Comfort

I couldn’t remember being so cold.  We were definitely having a cold snap and I became reluctant to go outside unless I had to.  I knew that I...

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Dancing in the New Year

Dancing in the New Year

Another new year, another new year’s party at Mags and Harold’s.  It had become a tradition and there was no better way to bring in 1957 than...

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Cherish the Relish

Cherish the Relish

Christmas with my family has always been the highlight of my year.  Daisy loved her new young lady vanity and the giant pink stuffed poodle that stood...

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The Pen is Mightier than Mikey

The Pen is Mightier than Mikey

The weather had turned strangely warm for this time of year, the children were playing ball outside and it reminded me of another last fall day from my...

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The Shape of Us

The Shape of Us

December always prompts a day of cookie baking.  Sometimes two.  My recipe box has an extensive section of old favorites.  I love to peruse the magazines...

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Taking Thanks

Taking Thanks

Being grateful for the goodness in my life only feels like half the answer to the annual giving of thanks food holiday.  I appreciate Steve and the kids,...

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