Picture thisâ€”1964â€”a high school dance. All the cute girls are dancing with their regular boyfriends. Some of the guys have broken through the line of wallflowers and asked some of the unspoken-for girls to dance. And there are several circles of dateless girls (myself included) dancing together to
As mentioned in an earlier blog posting, Santa brought me a new laptop, replacing my 10-inch-screen HP with a 17-inch Toshiba. And changing computers never comes without a great deal of frustration, agony and an avalanche of R-rated bad-swears. After a month of fiddling,
In the February 2014 issue of Oprah magazine, author Anna Quindlen offers up the following quote as one of the 5 Things I Know for Sure: “I can’t get by without my friends.
Big, fancy over-the-top weddings, in my opinion are a waste of money. Thereâ€”I’ve said it. That ought to ruffle a few feathers. While spending tens of thousands of dollars
We’ve all experienced our blood pressure rising when we step behind someone with a cart full of groceries in the 10-items-or-less Express aisle. Or when someone sneaks into the parking spot you’ve sat patiently waiting for. Yesterday
Normally I don’t even open the touchy-feely e-mails that frequent our in-boxes, but something about this one made me double-click.It’s Don Maclean singing hisÂ famous song from 1971 written as a tribute to Vincent Van Gough, after reading his biography. I had not realized the source of inspiration for the song and it now touches me in a way not previously realized. Skip the ad…