Irish Blessing

My blessing for you today.   It’s an old Irish saying and one of my favorites. I have this hanging in my laundry room. Just a little humor for your Thursday morning. Happy St. Patrick’s Day from this Irish girl.

New Mower

I’m reading the owner’s manual for my new mower. (Yes, I am a woman. If I were a man I would never read such things.)  I am disappointed to know my mower is only intended to mow grass. I was hoping it would blow bubbles like the Fisher Price mower our kids had. Note: The…

A Glimpse Into My Brain

No, I’m not always serious. And I’m not always completely….hum…sane? Here is a glimpse into my brain according to my Facebook feed the past few weeks:  It is Monday. And a sweet friend met me there for lunch. We talked for four hours. 😳 Almost a year ago I posted about being sure you have…

BS last night

I’m hosting a group of ladies on Monday nights. We are studying His Last Words. The ladies are from six area churches.  At Bible study last night…. Jana: were you all raised Southern Baptist? Me: Nope. I was raised Drunken Heathen. Melanie (quietly): Me, too. Aletha (Melanie’s mom who sitting right there): No you weren’t!…

Ron Quotes

We’ve been married more than 33 years.  Seven children. Five states. Ten houses. Many jobs, too many to remember.  We’ve been through some tough times and a few tragedies.  But we love each other and enjoy spending time together.  On Facebook I often post Today’s Ron Quote. Here is the one I posted tonight.  TODAY’S…

Six Songs I Love

Days 6 Six Sounds You Love or Hate June 6, 1944. The Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) was founded in London? Are you a fan of the song YMCA by The Village People? Or do you hate it? Write about and share six songs or artists you love or six songs you hate. This is…

Z, Zero, Zebra, Zee End!

Last day of the A to Z April Challenge! Last letter of the alphabet is Z. I can’t think of anything great to write. I’m too busy thinking about my bike ride tomorrow. So, instead of a deep, philosophical post, here are a few dumb Z jokes. What’s black and white and red all over?…

Coffee Mug

Back in the early nineties, we met an OU Law professor. A sweet young thing (as in mid twenties. Yes, she was teaching law at age 24) from Nigeria. We moved to Tennessee a year later and she went on to teach at Harvard Law. Many years later she taught at Minnesota Law. While at…