Time to Unpack.

Time to Unpack.

When my husband and I travel, we don’t check any baggage. We like to avoid the process and save time after we land, without having to go to the baggage carousel and wait for the endless line of suitcases. It’s amazing how much you can fit into carry on...
Are you ready to “settle” down??

Are you ready to “settle” down??

Have you ever heard a word that could mean both a really good thing, but also a bad thing? I have recently had a word presented to me that fits this scenario. The word is ‘settle.’ Here’s how the word is positive: Say you were so happy to have ‘settled’ a dispute...
You are how old??

You are how old??

When I was a teen in the mid-1980’s , I watched the movie Cocoon, which starred Wilford Brimley. He played an elderly man at a rest home where all the residents were rejuvenated by aliens — but that wasn’t the incomprehensible part of the movie. Most...
How long will you keep Painting?

How long will you keep Painting?

I have never watched the popular TV series Amazing Race. I have, however, watched every season of the Amazing Race Canada! I love to see the Canadian version as its like going on a cross-Canada adventure and seeing the incredible landscape, and all the unique...
Cat person or Dog person?  Does it matter?

Cat person or Dog person? Does it matter?

I remember watching the Donny & Marie variety show in the late 1970s and seeing the siblings sing their duet, A Little Bit Country, A Little Bit Rock ’n Roll.I thought of that when I read a man’s profile he sent me regarding his deal-breakers....
Take me out to the Ball Game!

Take me out to the Ball Game!

There are some things in life that you just can’t replace with new ones.For me, one of those items is a ball glove. I had the same one for many years. The older it got, the better it performed.(I wish I could say that about my knees.)My ball glove was so old...