The Best Thing Since Sliced Bread

The remote control is the best thing ever invented. How did we ever get along without this spectacular gadget? I vaguely remember getting up from the couch and walking all the way to the television to change the channel. Or I would wait until someone…

The Word of the Day

The word of the day is asshat. An asshat is someone who does something inconsiderate, such as using my car at night after I have gone to bed and bringing back with absolutely no gas in it, knowing that I have to be up at…

Thank Goodness For Google

How in the world did we ever get along without Google?  I find myself Googling everything. When someone asks me a question I can’t answer, I Google it! If I am watching a movie and I can’t recall the name of the actor or actress,…

Things That Make Me Cringe

Things That Make Me Cringe   I go crazy when I hear someone mispronounce a word. I think it goes back to a certain first grade teacher, who would pound on her bell and yell, “PRONUNCIATE!”  I have started a list. Ready? Here we go….

As Long As You Love Me

When I became a mother thirty-one years ago, I was a bit more uptight than I am now. There is a bit of an age difference with my kids. They are 31, 26 and 19. I remember on one occasion, my daughter, who is the…