In this disposable society, it’s a miracle that we have any reminders of days gone by. Children often don’t care for the common household items used by their parents and grandparents or don’t have any place to put it! Faye Michel (pictured above) and her husband Joey are rare exceptions. They unintentionally maintain one of the most extensive collections of 19th and 20th century collectibles – most still in use!
Since I have declared this my day off I don’t want to cook so I looked inside my freezer and discovered dinner can be ready in 13 minutes with no effort on my part. Well a minimum. Continue reading
Today I lost the streak of Luck which has orbited my life like a second moon for the last 10 years. (She had just finished doing my taxes, photo above. Bless her soul.)
My Lucky Dawg – who showed up on a cold winter night in 2007 – left us today, but she created hundreds of good memories and a warm feeling that will remain with me forever. I think Teddy, Cajun and Tubby (my other meaningful departed furry friends were waiting to welcome her at the end of the “Rainbow Bridge” as she crossed over. Her human mother (me) could be heard in the background begging for her to come back. Continue reading
The headline should have read “From great to greater”. Every time I think about the Mississippi State women’s basketball performance at the final four last night, I start to cry. I cried right along with Morgan William last night when she was grabbed by Coach Schaefer.