Monthly Archives: June 2011

Win dow or Aisle?

Lots of people hate to fly. I don’t mind flying. The flying part is fine for me. It’s the drama you have to go through to get on the plane to fly. Do you take your shoes off or not? … Continue reading

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Wednesday Hodgepodge (a little late)

1. What makes you stand to your feet and cheer? When my San Antonio Spurs are winning at basketball. 2. What’s your favourite patriotic song? America the Beautiful is my favorite patriotic song. My second favorite is This Land is … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursday

Today I’m thankful for the lovely emails that my granddaughter has sent me while she is visiting her father in California. She has told me about the activities that they have been doing and that her twin sister was annoying … Continue reading

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Easier Than I Thought

Before I had my first colonoscopy several years ago, I was very nervous about the prep and the procedure. The prep was absolutely horrible, and it has been every time I have had it since then. But the procedure was … Continue reading

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Munchie Monday

Key Lime Pie 1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs 1/2 cup granulated sugar 4 Tbsp (1/2 stick) of butter, melted Preheat oven to 375°F. Mix in a bowl the graham cracker crumbs, sugar, and butter with your hands. Press the … Continue reading

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Free Will

The prompt for today was asking if I believe in free will and why. Free will is one thing I know we have and we cause such pain in the way we use our free will because we are selfish … Continue reading

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A Tribute to My Uncle Bob

When someone close to you passes and you’re far away, it’s hard to know what to say or do. I will send flowers to the funeral, of course, but I feel at sixs and sevens and want to do something … Continue reading

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Everything Happens for a Reason

I do believe that everything happens for a reason. I am Muslim and we believe that God is involved in everything and that there is a reason for everything, even the bad stuff. Even the bad stuff has a purpose; … Continue reading

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30 Day Book Challenge

Day 11 Book from your favorite author The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley This is the first book in a mystery series featuring eleven year old Flavia de Luce, a precocious child who stumbles upon … Continue reading

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Blue Pill, Red Pill, Go Ask Alice

White Rabbit by the Jefferson Airplane One pill makes you larger And one pill makes you small And the ones that mother gives you Don’t do anything at all Go ask Alice When she’s ten feet tall And if you … Continue reading

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