Cry And Your Mascara Runs…

                                                                Sarah, Carol and Cheyenne celebrating… I received a giant birthday card the other day from Regan, the beautiful and delightfully spunky daughter of my dear friend Barbara.  In the card Regan said, "Mom says it doesn’t matter when I send this card because when you are fifty you celebrate every day."  I smile every time I…
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Incommunicado!

It has been a harrowing two days. It all began on Friday morning when my computer started  making a loud, continuous buzzing noise.  For a moment there my life flashed before my eyes (my life’s work that is) and I immediately started mumbling – "arrgh- I knew I should have backed up my data this past month."  I must…
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A Pony For Christmas

Banner news today…after waiting for 40 years it finally came to me yesterday – the pony I wanted for Christmas when I was ten! Well, not an actual pony, I am speaking symbolically of course about the type of gift that you know you have only a small chance of getting, but you just want it…
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Send Stick Pins…

Meet my grand dogs.  That is Marley on top with the black nose and Lucy on the bottom with the brown nose.  They are adorable – I know.  I used to have a grand bunny as well – Mr. Ginger – but he sadly passed away.  I have often wondered if Mr. Ginger didn’t just finally…
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The Sunset Of My Life?

Well here you have it.  The first indication that I am but a hop, skip and a jump from the senior discount. Having received my invitation to join AARP on day one of the new forty I am a bit concerned – is this the sunset of my life?  If so, shouldn’t I have been eased…
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