Monthly Archives: August 2011

How Not To Perfume Your Home

Lots of folks use various methods to scent their homes. They burn candles or at least have them sitting around. They use those stick-looking things which sit in a tiny bottle of perfume. They buy various air fresheners from the … Continue reading

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Farewell To A Friend

Today I paid my farewell visit to Borders. This bookstore and its employees have been a good friend to me. I’m not sure how much longer the “going out of business sale” will continue but I won’t be going back. … Continue reading

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I Need A Job

This morning I went to the eye doctor for my annual exam. Turned out I need a prescription change in one eye and the cataract in that eye has had some growth but not to the extent it needs to … Continue reading

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Another Lunch Date

Yesterday was another date with the Women Who Lunch from church. This time we went to a tea room in Chesterfield. I rode with another lady and fortunately the third member in the car read the Google directions to her. … Continue reading

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Writing A Blog

I don’t quite remember when I started reading blogs. I suspect it came about when I saw blog addresses on posts on the KnitList. At any rate, after reading others’ writing for a while, I decided to write a blog … Continue reading

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Why Did He Do That?

There’s been a sort of local story in our newspaper which has left me puzzling over it. First, it was the report that a three-year old girl was missing. She was last seen riding her bicycle. Where could such a … Continue reading

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Listening to the Yarn

I’ve always sort of rolled my eyes and thought, “Oh, yeah, right!” when other knitters spoke of listening to their yarn. Then I met a yarn from my stash which has muttered at me. I wanted to make a Multomah … Continue reading

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