Threat “Reassessments..”

Back in 2016, I blogged about a new “trend” coming out of China.  The Facekini was designed to protect sensitive facial skin from sun damage. It never gained a large following outside of Asia, but looking at these pictures again sure made me laugh because here we are just a few short years later ironically…

The road back to normal..

Remember Sunday drives? Back in the day, before 24/7 cable TV, families would get into their cars on Sunday and go for drives..aimless drives.. just to look at life outside of the neighborhood. There were no stops to shop, or even to fill up the car, because everything (at least in Germany) was closed on…

Degrees of Separation

A few weeks ago I sent a note to the leader of a Wednesday night study group my husband and I were attending. I explained that we would no longer be coming due to the concerning increase in Corona Virus cases. I’d be lying if I didn’t admit to feeling a bit embarrassed about seeming…

Rolling the Dice

I want to feel more sorry and less angry about this story in today’s paper: An Orlando husband and wife left for a two week cruise on March 8th..yes, March 8th and now they are in a real Corona jam with a growing number of sick passengers onboard. I’m just curious, were they watching TV…

We are Americans-and this is what we do.

Years ago when a local boy was brought home after being killed in Iraq, the residents in our little town lined the streets holding flags, standing at solemn attention as his grieving family escorted him to his final resting place. You see we are Americans, and this is what we do. When someone’s family member…