Summer “must-haves”

The “linen pant” is back with a vengeance and the timing couldn’t be better! These easy-to-wear, breezy slacks are the perfect bridge back into public life after a year hangin’ out at home in pandemic pajama bottoms. And don’t think you need to break the bank at Nordstrom to snag a pair, sales abound at…

These seats aren’t free.

We went to a local baseball game last night. I’m not a huge fan of the game, but it’s an inexpensive way to enjoy an evening out. Our seats were in the second row which gave us a cool perspective, but the spot quickly turned into a sauna as the sun started to set. Within…

Truth and Consequences

Caitlyn Jenner is making headlines; why? She dared reveal her thoughts on those who are born biologically male participating in women’s athletics; she said it would not be fair. Oh oh.. How long before she gets targeted by the raging mob? And yet..as a former athlete, and now trans woman, she has unique standing to…

Just a suggestion..

Have you noticed how almost every story about Covid vaccines includes pictures or video of folks being jabbed by needles? Last night I saw a segment on the 11 o’clock news about vaccine myths and hesitancy; the accompanying clips included at least a dozen close-ups of needles sinking deep into people’s arms. Why keep presenting…

Breaking up is hard to do

This is not going to be painless or cheap, but I am breaking up with Amazon. Everything was going smoothly until I started reading articles about how they treat the businesses they do business with; demanding proprietary information, freezing seller’s accounts until they cooperate, copying their products or simply undercutting them with their own brand….

It got me..it finally got me!

No, not Covid.. “Orchid mania.” I’m not exactly sure when it hit, but it’s here and I’m captured.. I just cannot get enough of these fierce beauties. Low maintenance, gorgeous, long lasting blooms and they continue to come back…and come back..and come back. The perfect flower for 2021. #orchidstrong 😉