You’re not who you were, only older

who are u

I woke up this morning after retiring for the third time from the 9-5 world and just getting over a little minor surgery. I had a horrifying thought. I didn’t know who I was or what I was doing here.  (Probably the pain medication.)

But no, all my life, I’d had clear roles to fill: wife, mother, daughter, chauffer, editor, marketing director, housekeeper, chief cook and bottle washer…I could go on with an exhaustive list that makes me wonder where I found the time to get everything done.

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Cookie lovers dream… for shut-ins too.


This is so fantastic I can’t even believe its true.  There is a new business in town that does nothing but deliver cookies!  You read that right – Insomnia Cookies delivers a wide variety of fresh baked cookies right to your doorstep

That’s fortunate for me since I have a cast on one leg and can’t drive.  I’ve been out of cookies for several months but had a craving that had me about to call a cab to take me to the Piggly Wiggly. 

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Who are all these old people?


The West Point High School Class of 65 convened recently to celebrate 50 years since our matriculation.  Lordy, where did the years go…and so fast?

A group of girls called “The Five Alive” began the trip down memory lane with Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini – reminiscent of our summers spent at Officer’s Lake when we were young and svelte.  On second thought I’m not sure I was ever young and svelte.

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