Q&A Tuesday*: Can You Pay Later if You’re Drinking to Remember?

Today on Q&A Tuesday, we will try to make headway on Berth’s extremely practical but I also think philosophical question.  In response to Abram Danshov’s awesome picture of a coaster, Berth wondered: [ Read More ]

You Came, You Saw, You Conquered… Sort Of

husband

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 ]

Rel-a-a-a-x

relax

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

Taking A Digger: What It Means And What It Doesn’t

funny sayings

Slang fascinates me. How did those words and phrases come to be? Who were the first ones to use them? How did it catch on? While some slang can be traced to different people or regions, others are a complete mystery. The one that I can’t figure out, and that has created some awkward situations, … [ Read More ]

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 ]

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 ]

The Right Way to Hitchhike [VIDEO]

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

It’s Valentine’s Day: Where Are The Women?

the thought doesn't count

February 15, 2014– Well into the evening yesterday (Valentine’s Day), I entered a small florist and found myself in line behind six or seven male customers…and no women.  That’s right; not one women in the shop (other than employees)! [ Read More ]

“It’s Never Too Late”

The Big Milkshake

September 20, 2012– Dear Diary, my good friend, Shrink Shake, and I were out taking a walk today. Shrink Shake counsels individuals and their families on addiction and is also a member of the Smiles For All Board of Amusement.   [ Read More ]

Sports Terminology

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Sports can take on another language, and if you’re new to sports, certain phrases and sayings may leave you confused. Let me help break some of these down for you. [ Read More ]