I was talking to a woman who works with military personnel. She asked if I could schedule an event from 13:00 to 16:00 for her. Then she apologized for using military time. I laughed. I learned to tell time by military time. When my first-grade class was learning to tell time, we were strictly analog.... Continue Reading →
It wasn't the worst of times. I'm taking about the newest movie incarnation of Dune. Let me preface this with a little info: This isn't exactly my genre. I go more for Rom-Coms, Marvel -- action with comedy -- period or historic drama or comedy, some paranormal comedy. Straight up sci-fi is not my thing.... Continue Reading →
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Today, Wally Funk, 82, became the oldest person to fly in suborbital space. She trained as an astronaut in the 60s when women were not allowed to become astronauts. As I was watching, I couldn't help but think of Dan and mom one Christmas. Dan was fascinated with space exploration. He was going to be... Continue Reading →
A small leakbecomes dropsbecomes a rush For the third time in the history of this condo, there has been a water issue from the upstairs condo unit. People need to learn that plumbing issues do not heal themselves! Last month I went to the kitchen to make coffee and feed the kitties. I saw a... Continue Reading →
Shopping with mom was always an adventure. She hated shopping from the time she was a little girl, she hated shopping. Her mother would take her to the store to buy a new bonnet and the sales people would oooh and aaah over the chubby baby. Mamie (mom's mom) would set her up on the... Continue Reading →