Did You Know?

Did you know that: toilets flush in the key of E-flat? the oldest word in the English language is “town”? frogs have to close their eyes to swallow? one pencil can draw a line 35 miles long? Cleveland spelled backwards is DNA level C? rats can’t throw up? fish can swim at 68 mph? the […]


My Very Special Friend

Yesterday I had a delightful day. The weather was cold and damp but one of my dearest friends was in town to visit her brand new grand baby. We met for breakfast – my husband was able to join us – he used to work with her in a psychological practice. We talked and talked […]

Christmas gift ideas

Christmas shopping is becoming more and more difficult as I try to think of things that might fit into my budget – which is shrinking as I write – and for people who really don’t need anything. Not to mention the expense of mailing packages. What I did last year and am increasing this year […]