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"Thank you, Hon!"

I got called “Hon” today by a sweet woman in the Fred Meyer’s parking lot. It has been a long time since someone older than me – someone I didn’t know – looked at me as a youngster and called me “Hon.” I really liked it. 486 more words

Christian Science


There is a trace of spring in the air, as we walk the same route as every day.

“We built it well, Eileen, it looks exactly like when we moved in” 164 more words


My wishy-washy goals for 2016

I made it into the new year, fingernails torn from clawing my way out of 2015. To quote Dickens, “It was the worst of times.” 668 more words


Frugal versus wasteful?

The Dutch are known for being frugal. Common amongst their European neighbors is the joke: “who invented copper wire? The Dutch, when two of them were fighting over a penny”. 814 more words

Living In The US

Shopping Carts...a discussion

Food shopping today had me consider two things. These are not mind blowing thoughts, but rather some mental rambling.I decided to share them with you and then you could let me know what you think. 422 more words

Aspirations, Reflections, Perfection

He taught me to return shopping carts

After 35 years of not seeing my old friend, Channing and I got together. He found me on the internet. He’s face has changed, but his have-fun life philosophy remains the same. 211 more words