I’ve been on a diet since age 12 and I’m sick of the whole process which has done little more than give me an eating disorder. I cannot enjoy dining because I’m mentally counting carbs or calories.
First same Metrical (remember that awful canned science project?), then a series of deprivation diets such as Weight Watchers, The Mediterranean Diet, Atkins, South Beach and Slimfast. Continue reading
Pardon me for jumping ahead of myself but it has come to my attention that some of the kids of the 1940s are beginning to turn 70 already!
How can that be? It’s gotta be a trick designed to force us to buy more ginsing, Maalox and really ugly shoes. Still, the beginning of a new decade is a good time to take an inventory of where we are and where we’d rather be. In other words, we might as well choke or get a grip Continue reading
Handmade crafts have never been my “thang”. Well except when I was a little girl I made a paper chain for our Christmas tree and even that didn’t turn out all that well.
My friend, Kay from Tupelo, decided it was time that I learn to craft again since we’re retired and all. Besides, my mental age has returned to about age five anyway. . So she came down this week to teach me how to make Deer Beer. You may have seen them on Pinterist and they are pretty cute. Continue reading
My boys (Braddock on left and William on right) and I have something BIG to be thankful about today.
And so do you since we worked tirelessly over the weekend to crack the code providing an antidote to a deadly virus which would have destroyed the world. Yup, you heard it here. We’re having a press conference later today with CNN and FOX. Continue reading
November 2016 continues to be a trying month. I’ve had a few snafus but nothing tops losing a best friend. My closest buddy (both physically and emotionally) succumbed to ovarian cancer Monday evening and we will lay her to rest today. She is pictured above less than two months ago with her son John and grandson Nathan. Continue reading