Using recycled and “found” items to make art is a pastime/hobby of mine. The problem is I consider it art but a lot of real “artsy” people do not. That’s okay with me. I am happy in my little space in the world. I had just sat down to watch the Jets and Bills fight… Continue reading Honda Civic
This writing might be more appropriately entitled the obis. It is a mess in my garage but now that the Volvo is gone, I am working slowly on cleaning it out and clearing out the kids’ clothing. Any mother – and maybe a few fathers out there – of more than one children will understand.… Continue reading The Garage
My sister and I are two years apart in age. We are closer to millenia apart in how we live and where we prefer to live. She left the area where we grew up about five years after college. She lived in the San Jose, CA area for ten years or so. Then, she lived… Continue reading Road Trip Number One
Saturday was an absolutely gorgeous day outside. Friday, on the other hand – when my Mountaineers lost, was an ugly night. But back to Saturday … There was a huge contrast between the wonderful weather most of the country was experiencing Saturday and turmoil and upset the college football top 25 experienced Saturday. Teams were… Continue reading Contrasts
Friday night football sends chills down the spines of people in small Texas towns. Since I live in upstate NY, Friday night football doesn’t happen all that often. The school my kids go to does not have lights but last night and next Friday, the local football team travels to a stadium for Friday night… Continue reading Friday Night Football
Every morning I do an online jigsaw puzzle at Jigzone.com. I, unlike a good friend of mine, do the puzzle in whatever manner it comes up. She always does it in 247 pieces. I like to be able to see the pieces in mine. This morning’s puzzle led me here immediately. The title is Which… Continue reading Which Way?
I admit I like a bargain. Most times that is what I think I get if I buy a Brad Paisley CD. First, I can share the CD with my 16 year old who is not a big country fan. Paisley is a fantastic guitarist so Ben likes listening to him play. Second, his CDs… Continue reading Brad Paisley