A dose of Christmas Spirit, please.

Thanksgiving came and went.  Now we're quickly approaching Christmas.  Christmas - what seems to be the biggest holiday of the year.  Stores and malls go crazy with holiday sales, decorations are everywhere, there's a mad rush to cram all the traditions into a short period of time, kids come home from college/school, family too,  gifts … Continue reading A dose of Christmas Spirit, please.

Be like water

PennDot (Pennsylvania Department of Transportation) has decided that this is the year to repair a number of the bridges in our area that are aging and/or in disrepair.  While I applaud this effort, and I'm happy to see it being undertaken, I must confess, on a number of occasions, when I saw the "Bridge Construction … Continue reading Be like water

My Teaspoon Runneth Over

Just because you have the emotional range of a teaspoon doesn't mean we all have. - J.K. Rowling, "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix". It's almost February.  Which means I should be planning my garden bounty for the summer of 2016.  But I'm not.  Instead I'm grumbling about my numb toes, trying to … Continue reading My Teaspoon Runneth Over