Get It Right Next Time!

In life, sometimes someone hands you the perfect line and you come up with the perfect retort, one that you will always remember! [ Read More ]

Naked Grandma (It’s Not What You Might Think) And Other Favorite TV Moments [Video]

December 21, 2013—My Dear Secret Diary.  I met somebody a couple of days ago who may like TV more than me.  And that’s not  easy. [ Read More ]

The World’s Gutsiest Dealer?

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You might get the wrong first impression walking by this store in New York City’s Upper East Side.  That is, until you realize that the store is a ceramics dealer.  [ Read More ]

Spring Is Just Around The Corner

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It’s that time of year again, but don’t worry… Spring is just around the corner! [ Read More ]

Rel-a-a-a-x

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When my son was was a teenager, his constant motto was: “Rel-a-a-a-x!” [ Read More ]

The Right Way to Hitchhike [VIDEO]

Mom always said “no” to hitchhiking. But I just couldn’t resist the temptation. [ Read More ]

You Came, You Saw, You Conquered… Sort Of

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One weekend, my husband and I were planning to move a section of fence to allow us to park a trailer. A lovely guava bush was partially in the way, and he promised he’d be careful when trimming it back. [ Read More ]

The Early Bird

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Phil drew this cartoon that takes a look at an old expression, “the early bird gets the worm”, but from the bird’s point of view! [ Read More ]

Dear Diary– Two Things You Might Want to Know About Me

1) “My past may be checkered, but my future is spotless.”  This is not an original thought, but it sure fits me like a well tailored coat…although don’t worry, nothing too serious in the rear-view mirror.   [ Read More ]

Tweets We Like: Travel Advice From Amelita

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Toothbrush, check. Tickets, check. Suntan lotion, check. The list goes on. There is perhaps one item you’ve overlooked that Amelita Lijek says, “Don’t leave home without it.” [ Read More ]

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