Unexpected Audience

Unexpected Audience

This winter my friends and I have formed a little exercise group in my basement. It all started when a friend was lamenting about walking laps around the church in the mornings for exercise and how monotonous it was getting through this long, cold winter. I told her about my winter workout, how in a ...
Fruity

Fruity 1

This is a cookie. I know it looks too pretty to eat, but in addition to being beautiful it is actually very tasty. I know because I had one, or two. Okay, three. They were made by my friend for an event we were in charge of this past weekend. In the planning stages of ...
Address a Dress

Address a Dress

The “State of the Union” address—pshaw. I had “a dress” of my own to make over the weekend—my daughter’s high school “Sweethearts Dance” dress. This is the fifth and, hopefully, final dress I will have to alter for her high school dance career. I told her if she gets invited to prom next month she’s ...
Sunny Days and Mondays

Sunny Days and Mondays

Karen Carpenter rocked. How many altos got a solo career like hers until Adele? Today I’m singing one of her classic tunes, with a slight word change: Talkin’ to myself and feeling old. Sometimes I’d like to quit. Nothing ever seems to fit. Hangin’ around, nothing to do but frown. Sunny days and Mondays always ...
Raven Review

Raven Review

Finally, I picked a WINNER! Yay, Ravens! As an Aggie I’m used to being a loser, except for this past season but now we lost our traitor head coach so we’re probably headed back down the toilet, so it feels AWESOME to cheer for a winning football team! Football is my favorite sport to watch, ...