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Hair Raising Aspirations Lift Me Higher

I remember one of the neighbor ladies telling me “the higher you get your hair, the closer you are to God” when I was young.  After she told me that I assumed she must be near the right hand of God because she had an amazing head of hair. 264 more words


Writing lessons from the extinct vacuum bag

Can someone please explain to me who decided vacuums have to be bagless? What was wrong with vacuum bags, neat, self-contained vacuum bags, that kept what you vacuumed in the vacuum. 243 more words


Spoilers and high beams

I was not amused when some time back someone put up an update on Facebook expressing the intention to give out spoilers of some popular movie or other of the time, one which I intended to watch. 357 more words


When You Ruin The First Step

Today I learned that I cannot follow simple directions when it comes to walking.  Oh sure I can do lefts and rights, but ask me to do the whole “left, right, left…” thing and forget it.  304 more words

Whims And Wonders

Turning tides, perhaps?

Gray again today,  more rain and it’s not even spring, not yet. Though we do seem to be on the upswing.

Yay for that.

Change is in the air, maybe faintly, maybe not quite now, but change is in the air. 255 more words


Networking or Neighborhood Watch

The four-footed one has been keeping a careful eye on the neighbourhood. She knows when people are coming and going.  She sees the cats slinking around the various bushes, waiting for the birds to abandoned the trees in favour of the ground.   188 more words


Diary and dairy and the grammar police

Recently I had written ‘diary/diaries’ beneath a picture I posted in Instagram when I should have written ‘dairy/dairies’. The picture had been of a Pecan Butter ice-cream stick… 422 more words