Category Archives: comedy

The Driving Lessons Continue…


Need I say more?

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Ham Spam


Sorry for the title, but every time I hear the word Spam, I think of Ham.  OK, now that I’ve explained that, I’ve longed to do a post on this for some time now. Having a blog on wordpress can … Continue reading

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That There is Blogging Material…


Backstory:  Roo is the last to get his braces off.  Monday, he had a orthodontist appointment where we were both told that if he had worn his rubber bands, the braces would have been removed.  Roo is the child who … Continue reading

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Surviving a Scuba Vacation With Teens


This past week our family went on a scuba diving vacation to Bonaire.  It was an interesting experiment in togetherness while participating in a sporting activity.   I learned a lot of things, including the fact that staying with three … Continue reading

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Summer Slugs


My son just watched me type that title and said, “Hey!!!” I replied, “How do you know I’m talking about you?” “Who else would it be?” “I could be talking about snails in the garden?”  I asked trying to sound … Continue reading

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My Car in the Smithsonian???


Back in the fall we met some friends in D.C. who were visiting from the West Coast.  I love D.C.  There is so much history there–and I love history.  Meaning I love learning about history, not being a part of … Continue reading

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Why I Have a Love/Hate Relationship With Yardwork


I love a well manicured lawn.  Fresh cut grass, thriving shrubs, and magnificent flowering bushes.  Unfortunately, that would be the neighbors yards. I’ve mentioned before that I have a black thumb.  In contrast to my mother who has the greenest … Continue reading

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Mothers Day


And remember that behind every successful woman……is a basket of dirty laundry.   Author Unknown Today is Mothers Day.  To all the amazing women in my life who show me time and again what a good mother is. The flowers, … Continue reading

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Fashion Statements


I’m going to give myself a little bit of slack on this next topic, if only because I was young. Adding to my naiveté was a healthy dose of ignorance and a lack of a mirror. The year before I … Continue reading

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Where are We Supposed to Be?


‘Liya over at To My Pen, Forgive Me For Typing and I had an interesting exchange the other day that really made me think.  I had commented on one of my posts about taking Creative Writing in College and Calculus … Continue reading

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