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A rainy spring day to reminisce.
Thursday, March 19, 2020      9 comments

Good morning! emoticon I've not much else to do but be a cheerleader, something which is nifty in this virtua... Read more
Senior Shopping
Wednesday, March 18, 2020      14 comments

Lucky me. Living with someone at high risk, I get to do all the shopping and even social distancing at home. My grocery says "Come on down between 6 and 7:30AM" I get up at 5 so no problem there. Today is Target day. 8AM. I get to sho... Read more
Bringing out my Irish!
Tuesday, March 17, 2020      12 comments

Top 'o the mornin' to you! emoticon That's about all I've got. ... Read more
A new day, a new deal
Monday, March 16, 2020      14 comments

For real isolation in this family now. DD1 was told her physical therapy office has a case. Great. Good thing is she's young (40) and in great health. Not so good is she has 3 kids home schooling and hubby working from home. Mom and Da... Read more
The Ides of March. More than you knew, much that you may have. Entertainment for hibernation.
Sunday, March 15, 2020      9 comments

Sure, there are lots of things about the day but I know it as my grandmother's birthday! I thought THAT made it such an auspicious day. On the 15th of March in 1897 my grandmother arrived as the 4th child of 11 in the family. She was strong... Read more
The new normal is changing hourly.
Saturday, March 14, 2020      13 comments

The day was beautiful if chilly so I did what I could to improve my environment, get exercise and fresh air. I raked the darned "spikey balls" in my yard from the Sweet Gum tree. There is an equal host of seeds left in the tree but I managed two... Read more
As normal as possible
Friday, March 13, 2020      13 comments

Nope, it's not in my household or even my block. However...schools are closed and people are panic buying TP, PT and H2O. Might as well get bread, eggs and milk to make all that French toast! Seriously, and you know I am THAT kind of person... Read more
The stealthy COVID-19
Wednesday, March 11, 2020      13 comments

Our alert came in a text this morning: Schools are closed out of an abundance of caution. No one is implicated. Yet. Do the math: In a "6 degrees of separation" scenario two people from our town attended a party of 30 people in anoth... Read more
I'm awesome, according to my grandsons.
Tuesday, March 10, 2020      14 comments

The discussion went like this: GS2-Nana, you're real old right? GS1-Women don't like to hear those questions. Me- Where did you hear that and I could care less how old I am. GS1-now a bit flummoxed- Well, SOME women don't, I guess you... Read more
Little miss Caroline turns 4!
Sunday, March 08, 2020      15 comments

Little miss turned 4 today! We celebrated her birthday in her aunt's new home thus we christened the house with laughter, love and a whole lot of sugar! ... Read more
Something old (blue) to something newer (blue) with wheels
Saturday, March 07, 2020      10 comments

I realized I was only suffering from the very dry air in my house! emoticon I felt fine but after a conversati... Read more
Thinking things and staying home.
Saturday, March 07, 2020      9 comments

I'm mentally chatty the past few days. Thinking about gender equality. I do that any day of the week/year. I was a manager before I retired and fought to get where I did. I wonder sometimes was I fairly compensated? Thinking about my c... Read more
I am woman! Now what else can I do to make the world a better place?
Friday, March 06, 2020      8 comments

Unfortunately I lead off with a link to and article about gender inequality. https://www.cnbc.com/202
e-biased-against-women.html Embedded in the article i... Read more
Bonus smartie grandkid blog, too much!
Wednesday, March 04, 2020      9 comments

When I was exercising with DD1 this morning she told me of the parent/teacher conference she had for GS1 yesterday. We know he's a wiz, "Young Sheldon", if you will... Each child in his 3rd grade class was required give a demonstration and ... Read more
Paying forward the kindness of strangers.
Wednesday, March 04, 2020      12 comments

We were led to a table in a not so crowded restaurant tonight. I immediately remarked how warm it was and a lady sitting alone at the table next to us chimed in with a comment. We held a pleasant conversation for several minutes while awaiting o... Read more

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