A dish-washing dishwasher.

I’ve never had one, have you? Pretty sure we’ve lived in at least fifteen homes with fourteen different dishwashers (not counting replacements purchased) and I have YET to own a dishwasher that can literally wash dishes, as in clean off those infamous “stuck on messes..” You know the messes I’m talking about..the little bits of…

The Power of Home.

Our Havanese has always been a lousy walker..unless she’s headed home. From the time she was a puppy, she’d be all passive aggressive on the leash..pulling back, refusing to move, demanding to be carried, unless we were heading home..then it was full speed ahead! That’s the power of home.. be it our residence, our town,…

“Well.. hello there!”

You know what’s so great about life? No matter how old you are, you can keep fine tuning yourself. I am fortunate in that I have 4 adult kids who are constantly pulling me upward to fresh ideas that, even at my age, can prove to be truly life changing. Whether it’s eating better or…

Where have you been all my life?

I was struggling to keep the conversation going as I dragged the bucket of sloshing water from room to room. “What are you doing?” my friend asked on the other end of the phone. “I’m mopping the floor” I grunted. “Are you using a bucket and mop?” came the reply with a note of incredulity,…

Sunny side up!

I gave my mom a big hug and a kiss on Mother’s Day..the first in over a year. Driving home from her house my husband and I thought back to those initial dark days in 2020 when we would deliver food to her garage fully decked out in masks and latex gloves, wiping down all…

Perspective

Pardon the pun, but my garden had me stumped. My husband recently removed a row of large, dead bushes and I was struggling over what to plant in that area instead. There was much to take into consideration, not the least of which is the desire for more back yard privacy. My sister-in-law, who along…