Monthly Archives: July 2009

Out of Frustration Old Skill Renewed

Shopping for clothes has been a real frustration for me. I’m a larger size and it seems most stores believe that all people my size want to wear are pants. That’s not true! In fact, I don’t wear pants or … Continue reading

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My Ears Couldn’t Believe It

Last night was one of the summer concerts performed by the Compton Heights Concert Band in Tower Grove Park. As is their custom, they had a guest soloist perform with them. This guest was a trumpeter … who was 8 … Continue reading

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The Man With The Asbestos Mouth

I had a coupon for a free Torpedo sandwich at Quizno’s sandwich shop. So after knitting group the other day, I went to the neighborhood Quizno’s for lunch. After I got my meal, I took a seat at a table … Continue reading

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Remembering Tang

With all the focus on the moon landing in recent days, I’m surprised no one has brought up the products which were developed for use by the astronauts. I know there was a freeze-dried ice cream. I never tried that. … Continue reading

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Feeling Grouchy

I’m feeling grouchy so maybe you don’t want to read this post … fair warning! I’ve not felt well for about 10 days so yesterday I went to see my doctor. My appointment was at 1:30 p.m. When I got … Continue reading

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Another Mini-Vacation

Yesterday I had another mini-vacation. This one really was a mini; it lasted just about an hour or maybe a little more but it was enjoyable even so. I saw in the newspaper that there was a display of artifacts … Continue reading

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Buttons

I have a denim skirt which has a button on it that I think is fairly common on denim items. It’s a metal circle with a bar across it. To sew it on, you stitch over that bar. Sad to … Continue reading

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