When you reach a certain age, Christmas just isn’t about the gifts anymore. Yes, I know that theoretically it should NEVER be just about the gifts, but even as a good church-and-catechism-going young’un – it really was pretty much all about the gifts. Now there is nothing that anyone could realistically give me that is in any way necessary or, as in my youth, desperately … Continue reading All I want for Christmas
Okay. So I’m old. There are three technical-type things I am seeing everywhere and yes – I admit it – I don’t know what they are or how to use them. Will someone please explain: @whatever – What does it mean, how do you use it? #somethingelse – Ditto. Meme – What is it? I have friends even older than I am referring to memes … Continue reading Help, help me @Rhonda!
Okay, am I the only one out there who sings to and dances with her dogs? I think not. I may be, however, one of the few people goofy enough to write about it in a blog. Here’s how it started. I was drinking my coffee, reading Facebook posts, when I came across one from Patti S. who is currently basking in the sun, sea, … Continue reading Dancing with dogs
And this is what they were thinking. No walk yesterday because I was busy, then I was too lazy. No walk yet today because it’s been raining. Okay, okay. So we just went for a walk. Boys are napping. Thought balloon now says, “Mom doesn’t suck after all. Zzzzzz . . . “ Continue reading I can read their minds . . .
Do you have a dog? Have you noticed how they are such incredibly light sleepers? Right now Mick Jagger and Little Richard are curled up together, seemingly sound asleep in the comfy chair by my desk. I turn slightly to peek at them because Mick is snoring to beat the band, and the snoring stops. Immediately. Just because I moved a little and looked at … Continue reading Sleep doggies, sleep
When I asked Little Richard’s foster mother if she saw any possible problems that could arise having two male dogs in the house, she chuckled and said,” Oh, no! They’ve both been neutered. They don’t know WHAT they are.” Made sense to me. Kind of. Well, I’m here to tell you that two neutered male dogs may not be especially interested in sex, but they … Continue reading When it comes to male dogs, mark my words