My Autumn bridge

 Spring is "babyhood", Summer is "young adulthood", and Autumn is what? Winter we all know is "old age hood". ...more

Falling into crafts

 I am in love with crafts. I adore craftiness. If you have a craft room, I am secretly obsessed with you. I go on Pinterest to fulfill my lusty yearning to be crafty. And.Yet.I....more
I, too, long to be crafty. Alas ... my skills lie in other areas. *sigh*more

Orange October

Tell us how you feel about the color ORANGE.Coincidentally I am a San Francisco Giants' baseball fan. Ironically they are in The World Series. Unbelievably, Game one is today. I have plenty of ORANGE in my wardrobe. I like orange. The color in my wedding 21 years ago was "coral", more of an orange coral than a pink coral. I wonder if I like the color because of October and October being my birthday month. Interesting idea.......more

Time in a bottle

It's not about Jim Croce. Autumn reminds us that everything changes, what would I like to change?Oh honey, if you only knew about my weekend........more

Campfire, Bonfire, I'm afraid of fire.

Tell about the last campfire/bonfire you went to.Can I preface this by saying "Why"? Bonfires escape me.  Are we just making a party out of burning our brush? And why do colleges do it? Damn, now I have to research it. Is it to "burn" the opponents' in effigy and "fire" up the fans for the game? Prob....more
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H-H-H-hayride?

 Small town. Pretty rural. By no means a big city. FFA and home economics. Woodshop in school and even auto mechanics. A tractor on the road? Sure, it happened. So when I read today's prompt about describing my ideal hay ride, including who I invite to go with me..., why do I scoff? Loudly....more

Late Early On Time aka: yes no maybe

  I'm late; I'm late, for a very important date...The early bird catches the worm...Punctuality is a virtue...I have said them all, to myself and to others, many, many times....more

The bitter end

I am painfully overscheduled today. I have construction workers here sealing my brand new shower tile. It reeks. They are wearing full on respirators but I am just mouth breathing with the windows open. Probably not super toxic right?...more

Under Pressure

  I get this feeling of exhilaration when I am facing a deadline. My first real tangible experience with this crunch time rush came in college. I had a huge term paper due and I did not have any typing skills. At. All. ...more

LJS at 12

 I have to go off topic today. My baby turned 12. Well technically she will turn 12 at 8:49pm tonight. But she is 12, so her birthday started the second she woke up. ...more