Pie School

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  I have made pie before. I make apple pie, peach pie, pumpkin pie, chocolate pie, lemon pie, coconut pie, cherry pie, pecan pie… I have never made minced meat pie. I don’t even know what that is nor do I think I want to know.                   I … [Read more...]

Go With What You’ve Got

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   If I were Queen of the world I would… How would you finish that sentence? If you are of the male persuasion please insert King in place of queen. I’m an equal opportunity dreamer.                   Even though there are more things than I can … [Read more...]

Copy Machine Chatter

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Strange as this is going to sound, I know many of the things running around in my head seem to be strange, I have had some let’s say different meetings around copy machines. Not printers. Printers don’t elude to meetings and conversations like copy … [Read more...]

Memory Lane

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 Memories make up our day to day lives. Remembering a look of great thanks you get from someone you give a buck to, or the beauty of pogo nip that makes you hold your breath so it doesn’t melt as you get up real close to a winter beaten flower stem … [Read more...]

Choosing Favorites

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Out of the blue I asked my other half what his favorite candy bar is. He knew immediately what made his mouth water. I on the other hand still haven’t decided what mine is. Why can’t I be as quick and decisive as he and other people I know are? … [Read more...]

An Impatient, Patient

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  If you have never been lucky enough to encounter an impatient patient in a waiting room, well take heart, eventually you will be privy to a scene you will tell your friends about, over and over again because you still cannot believe what you saw. … [Read more...]

Jobbery

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  For some inexplicable reason I woke up this morning thinking of the jobs I’ve had during my stint on Mother Earth and I laughed at the varied past I’ve had. Oh I’m sure I’m not alone in the vastness of my experiences. But at the same time I feel … [Read more...]

The Belly of the Closet

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  We are just coming off the high of the Christmas and New Year season. Now we deal with where to put the new gifts we have received. Like where to put the new clothes, in that closet, that stuffed closet.                   For an array of reasons, … [Read more...]

Leftovers

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Bet you are thinking this is going to be about what to do with leftover turkey, ham, sweet potatoes and that oh so smooth chiffon punkin’ cheese cake. But although we could create a pile of talk about the mountains of extra luscious holiday green … [Read more...]

The Ears Have It

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                The phone rang and after checking the caller ID my other half decided it was nobody he knew so—he answered it.  I do not understand that. Because then when the caller turns out to be a salesman or some other type of robo-call, on the … [Read more...]