Monthly Archives: August 2009

School Days

Several school districts have already started the 2009-10 school year. The stores have had big displays of school supplies and it’s not uncommon to see parents and children clutching lists of all the things the children are expected to take … Continue reading

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Random Remarks

Just in case you’re wondering what happened to Tuesday’s post, I took it down. That’s obvious isn’t it? Why, you ask. Well, I’ll tell you. It is not my practice to forward many of the emails I get which ask … Continue reading

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Organ Donation

Thursday when I was sitting at the car dealer’s waiting for my car to be serviced/repaired, there was another woman in the waiting area. I noticed her right away because she was embroidering. We struck up a conversation — I … Continue reading

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Blowing Your Own Horn

This has been an educational week. I have gained a new understanding of what blowing your own horn means. The  key fob for the car quit working in early July.  I purchased a replacement battery upon the advice of a … Continue reading

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Finally … a FO

Finally I have a Finished Object. I was beginning to think this project was never going to reach that state. I’ve finished another chemo hat. This hat is the one I worked on at the concerts in the park this … Continue reading

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Library Delights

I found some unexpected delights at the library the other day. The first thing I noticed is that the coffeeshop is open again. When our new library was built a few years ago, it included space for a coffee shop. … Continue reading

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Road Rudeness

I don’t think it qualified as road rage but it definitely was road rudeness. I was driving on a state highway (four-lane divided highway) to the next town last night. We were stopped at a stoplight and I heard an … Continue reading

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