Tag Archive | 2012

Retrograde, Schmetrograde

Those who know me will vouch for my excessive organization skills and attention to detail. And yet, last week I don’t think a day went by when I didn’t send my husband a text along the lines of, “I forgot deodorant today”, “I left my lunch in the fridge today”, “I forgot to shave the 80 pound gorilla”.

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The future looks cloudy with a chance of doom

This week I’m going to let someone else do the talking. Whether you like him or you don’t, Keith Olbermann did predict many of the things that have happened in this country since this January 2010 broadcast and his further predictions are altogether frightening. I have no doubt these things are in store for us […]

Why complain about something that’s good?

For all the times I hear someone (and occasionally ‘someone’ is me) wishing we weren’t so connected to the internet there are far more times when I appreciate it and what it does for me. I am able to keep in more frequent touch with loved ones, like my cousin Erin in Canada, who is celebrating her birthday today. (Happy Birthday, Erin!) We keep in touch more often but we speak in person even less than we did before. International calls are expensive and it’s easier to converse on facebook sometimes. I feel guilty about using social media and the internet to keep in touch but then again, I am keeping in touch.

What Should Sarah Palin Do?

My first inclination at the thought of helping Sarah Palin take office is to laugh, hopefully while drinking coffee so it can spew out of my nose, and then to say (out loud), “Don’t run!”