Monthly Archives: January 2012


Many years ago, when the girls were much younger, I ran across a wonderful book called “Many Moons” by James Thurber.  It is the story of a young princess who falls ill one day after a “surfeit of raspberry tarts”.  … Continue reading

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Now Added to the Breakfast Repertoire…..

Everybody has weird dreams, right?  The other night, I dreamed of Scottish Oatmeal – don’t ask me why; I’ve only heard of the stuff (maybe it was hearing my father-in-law talk about eating steel-cut oats for breakfast.  Who knows?).  I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Why Did the Chicken Cross the Road?


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Paula Deen is my new best friend…..

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Free Healthcare for Everyone! (While supplies last…..)

So one of our daughters called me up today and told me that she needs to get a vaccine for college.  It seems that as of January 1 of this year, the “rules” have changed – again – and the vaccine … Continue reading

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Dear Iowa Republican Caucus-goers….

. ….before you cast your vote today, just remember that this man: . . Didn’t think twice about protecting the life of this little guy when a predator was threatening him: . . Is there anyone else on the GOP ticket who … Continue reading

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No, I’m not hung-over….

….Rebecca just thought I needed to be wearing a funny hat – (that’s what I get for sleeping in late this morning….)

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