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Erma Bombeck, The Bomb

“Insanity is hereditary. You can catch it from your kids.”
Erma Bombeck

Most of you won’t remember Erma Bombeck. She was famous in the 1960s to the 1990s with her writing about everyday life and down home humor. 212 more words


The Grass is Always Greener Over the Septic Tank

The Grass is Always Greener Over the Septic Tank

Erma Bombeck

McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1976

As you can tell from the publication date, this book was written in the early 70’s, so if you would like to see what life was like in those days, this is the book for you. 811 more words

Book Review

To Do a Book Review

Pootle List #1: 1 of 250 book reviews.

Now that all the adrenalin from the Maasai Mara safari has been metabolized, I am back to intense-ceiling-ruminations. 556 more words

Quote For Today

“It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.”
Erma Bombeck


Tell Me What You Read: Susan Vollenweider

In Tell Me What You Read I interview well-kenned folk in public life about how their reading has shaped their lives, in the past and now.  982 more words

Tell Me What You Read

What's in your bowl?

My morning bowl is full of organic goodies! Chia seeds, hemp hearts and cranberries are sprinkled atop a nutty, seedy granola that provides fiber, protein, Omega3’s, anti-oxidants and more. 421 more words

Just A Thought

Laughter Is The Best Medicine... Let's Get Back to Laughter!

Okay, so it’s been pointed out to me that I have been rather “preachy” or depressing and long.  Which is so not me… I’ve been compared to a Christian Erma Bombeck or a Patsy Clairmont in my ability to make fun of my mistakes and show how God has changed me and moved to change situations.   555 more words