Monthly Archives: July 2012

Disappointment at the Market

My “local” orchard/farm has a market a few miles from me. The orchard/farm is about 35 or more miles away but the market is probably no more than 10 miles. I had heard that tomatoes are WONDERFUL this year because … Continue reading

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I’m Becoming A Grouch

I don’t know if the heat we’ve experienced this summer has caused this but I feel like I’m becoming a real grouch. (By the way, our weather has moderated and it’s amazing how “cool” temps in the 90s feel after … Continue reading

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Annoying Phone Call

Am I the only one who gets annoyed by phone calls from a charity. The calls always start out, “This is not a request for a donation.” But the caller proceeds to ask me to mail some number of letters … Continue reading

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A Shock

I was reading the paper yesterday morning when I received a shock. There in the ad for Walgreens was the statement “Let us be your back-to-school headquarters.” 1 Surely it’s too early to start back-to-school shopping! I’m¬†positive the students would … Continue reading

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Whatever Happened To …

Whatever happened to Sandi Patti? ¬†She’s a soprano and made a wonderful recording of The Star Spangled Banner. For a few years, it was played on every radio station on any patriotic holiday. But she’s faded from view apparantly. One … Continue reading

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Hibernation

I think I’m safe in saying that when most of us think of hibernation, we think of animals like bears holing up in a cave and sleeping the winter away. Well, let me tell you, I am hibernating this summer. … Continue reading

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