Monthly Archives: March 2012

A Pleasant Surprise

Yesterday was the annual volunteers luncheon at the school where I tutor. The luncheon is to honor all the people who volunteer at the school, not just the reading tutors. It’s always an enjoyable event. The teachers bring in the … Continue reading

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Education From The Radio

It’s interesting the things you can learn simply by listening to the radio. There’s an overnight broadcast I sometimes hear parts of. The other night I tuned in in the middle of an interview with Annie Modesitt, a knit designer/teacher. … Continue reading

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Changes at the Library

My library is making some changes effective next week which puzzle me. In the past, you could check out best sellers for a week and longer best sellers — like a Sue Grafton novel — for two weeks. Beginning next … Continue reading

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Spring Ladies’ Luncheon

Today was the Spring Luncheon for the ladies group at church. It was held in a tea room/gift shop in Ballwin, MO.  I had no idea this tea room even existed.  I Googled for a map to find it but … Continue reading

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Farewell to Mini Vacations

My thoughts have been turning to vacation time. I’ve seen several trips advertised which appeal to me. I’ve also heard of a knitting convention/lab which appeals. But mini-vacations are what would fit better into my budget. Now, I think I’m … Continue reading

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They Come in Threes

I remember my parents talking about deaths coming in threes. I’ve often found that to be true. In the last several weeks I’ve heard of three deaths. The first was the mother of a friend in Australia. She had been … Continue reading

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How Did That Happen?

As I’ve been driving around the last few weeks, I’ve seen several cars which had very similar damage to their bumpers. There’s a round dent on the corner, right where the bumper bends around to the fender. It appears to … Continue reading

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