Elf On The Shelf Is Surveillance

Happy Christmas Eve – haha- says the Grinch. You know by now I have no love for Christmas although I try not to ruin anyone else’s fun. However, I can not let Elf on the Shelf go. A mom and daughter duo wrote a book in 2005 and it became a marketing juggernaut. I can’tContinue reading “Elf On The Shelf Is Surveillance”

“Love Is A Many Splendored Thing”. . .

. . .to quote one of my favorite movies – Moulin Rouge – “Love is like Oxygen. Love lifts us up where we belong. All you need is love!” Of course the main character was using lines from songs to express HIS love for a woman. Why is love on my brain? Isn’t that aContinue reading ““Love Is A Many Splendored Thing”. . .”

Persimmons – The Perfect Fruit

I mentioned earlier how much I love persimmons. I have a November birthday so I would often get persimmons as gifts when I was younger. Instead of writing a blog entry I thought I would share with you a short article I wrote for a writing class in 2012. It says everything I want toContinue reading “Persimmons – The Perfect Fruit”

It’s beginning to look a lot like. . .RAIN

Oh.My.Gosh. I am tired of rain. Water is the essence of wetness. . . (Zoolander anyone?) I know we need it but it has been so frequent this year. Add another complaint to the pile of poo I call 2020! Rain in late fall/early winter is especially yucky because it makes my bones ache. IContinue reading “It’s beginning to look a lot like. . .RAIN”