The Good Wife’s Guide

The good wife Some of my favorite “guidelines” from 1955 . . . “. . . catering for his comfort will provide you with immense personal satisfaction.” Oh yeah. It provides something alright. “Be a little gay and a little more interesting for him.” Lucy, I don’t think that word means what you think itContinue reading “The Good Wife’s Guide”

Cure for empty nest syndrome

I’ve been reading a lot about how to cope with empty nest syndrome. I’ve read, and heard from friends in the past, about how the house seems so empty and quiet. People, especially women, speak of listening to the loud ticking of the clocks. That sounds so depressing. After hours and months of research I’veContinue reading “Cure for empty nest syndrome”

French kissing and the alcoholic cat

I have a complaint about Hollywood. Actually, I have a lot of complaints about Hollywood, the least of how they glitz up things that have no right or business being glitzed up. I’m not just talking about the crime, adultery, and desperate singles looking for a mate. I’m talking about kissing. Not the cute peckContinue reading “French kissing and the alcoholic cat”

Fast and really, really angry . . .

We recently watched Fast and Furious 6. I’m not a F&F fan. Number 6 was the first one I’ve watched all the way through. Needless to say I didn’t know who the characters were, what the storyline was, or the back history. Because it was F&F  I didn’t need to know who the characters were,Continue reading “Fast and really, really angry . . .”

Five Fab Friday – (5 things I’m grateful for)

That nobody really cares that its not Friday Elmer’s glue. This puddle of white goo gave me endless hours as a child. Although I never stepped out of my comfort zone to actually eat it as some of my contemporaries were fond of doing at the time I did love lathering it on the palmContinue reading “Five Fab Friday – (5 things I’m grateful for)”