Happy Groundhog Day! Let’s put aside for a moment Punxsutawney Phil and the science of shadow forecasting. Instead, picture Bill Murray, an alarm clock and the sounds of “I got you babe.” Because I’m rewinding time and starting over–all the way back to penny candy and sun bonnets.  Well, sort of. Let’s go back to the beginning of my blog and see.   THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE THE PRAIRIE   I loved Little House on the Prairie when I was… Read more »

  “The old believe everything; the middle-aged suspect everything; the young know everything.” ~ Oscar Wilde   When I was your age . . . Almost makes you want to roll your eyes, right? Well my son turns sixteen this week and I’m nostalgic thinking about how far he’s come . . . Happy birthday G!!   . . . and where he might be going. It got me thinking about what life was like for me when I was… Read more »

  A shiny, new book arrived on my doorstep yesterday:   24 hours, an airport and love.   I am really looking forward to this book.  Ready to settle under the covers and crack that cover. But first I will have to walk past the stacks of books lined up along the stairs and definitely avert my eyes away from the Kindle on my nightstand which currently is home to some lovely e-books. At least I assume they are all… Read more »