Monthly Archives: March 2009

Hope for a better day

I hope today is a better day, one that closes with me feeling that I accomplished something. Yesterday feels like it was wasted. The day started early and my body didn’t want to be dragged out of bed. However, it … Continue reading

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Ragtime is Hard!

The other day I decided I needed to get started on my goal to learn to play ragtime piano. I got out my “easy” book and started leafing through it. Why are so many of these rags written in the … Continue reading

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Flying Off the Needles

About a week ago I started knitting a v-neck baby cardigan for an upcoming baby gift. The mom-to-be knows the babe will be a boy so I’m knitting this mostly in navy yarn. When I worked at Michaels as a … Continue reading

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Paper Sizes

The other day I got to thinking about facial tissues, commonly called Kleenex which is a registered trademark of the Kimberly-Clark Company and, as a result, should always be capitalized. I realized that they are rectangular, not square. I got … Continue reading

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A Trip to the Hospital

No, it wasn’t an emergency. A hospital in a nearby suburb is closing next week. I believe senior housing is planned for their site. A new hospital, with a new name, was built in my area to take its place. … Continue reading

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They’re Done!

No, not all my various knitting projects sitting around in stages of completion. It’s my income taxes which are done. I like to get my taxes filed as early as possible. That’s why I took all the paperwork to the … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Do you celebrate the wearin’ of the green? I don’t so much although I am wearing green today. Seems like it’s easier to wear green than deal with all the questions about why you aren’t. Are there any celebrations planned … Continue reading

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