Monthly Archives: October 2011

The Value of a Nap

For years I never slept during the day time. In fact, it was said in the family that if I was sleeping in the daytime, you could be sure I was sick. As I’ve gotten older, I’ve sort of changed … Continue reading

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Fashion Question

I overheard the following conversation the other day. Lady #1 “I like your stockings.” (Lady #2 was wearing a heavy lace pantyhose which reminded me of something from a Victoria’s Secret catalogue.) Lady #2: Thanks. But they’re tights. Lady #1: … Continue reading

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Sporting Events Questions

I’m not a big sports fan but I do hear radio broadcasts of hockey games and baseball games since the station most often on in my house carries both. I’ve noticed that the hockey team has a man with a … Continue reading

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I Should Have Known

Earlier this week I received an ad from a local auto dealer. Included in the ad were three grids and a key to use to scratch off the silver covering the squares. If you got three of the same number … Continue reading

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Pinch Hitter Knit Teacher

Given that the local baseball team is playing in the World Series, it’s no wonder folks conversation is full of baseball terms. But I think the term pinch hitter fits me. Tuesday night about 5:30 I got a call from … Continue reading

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Small Accomplishments

Today is a day of small accomplishments. First up was taking my sister to her doctor’s appointment. She wanted to stop at Wal-Mart on the way home to get some canning/jelly jars. She’s making watermelon jelly for Christmas presents. She’s … Continue reading

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Not A Good Gambler

I’m not a gambler in the sense of going to casinos, buying lottery tickets, etc. But I sometimes gamble with buying gas for the car. Usually in my neighborhood, the gas stations change their prices on either Tuesday or Wednesday. … Continue reading

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