Sometime in the past there was an irritating commercial where a guy with a cell phone was going all over the place – boonies, woods, city, you name it. He would ask the person on the other end of his phone, “Can you hear me now?” The point was that this cellular provider supposedly had… Read More 2009 – Can You Hear Me Now?
“It is what it is…” was apparently first coined around 1949, rising in popularity from the 1990’s forward. Now, we occasionally hear it in films or uttered by famous people, or even someone we know around us. It pretty much just means “accept it and move on.” It’s very fatalistic. So the other night, right… Read More It Is What It Is… Or Is It?
This Christmas, try not to get caught up in the commercialism. Take time to check on your neighbors and ensure they are warm and have enough food. Give to foundations that will help those who were hit by flooding and fire, pretty much wiping out their Christmas this year. Be a light in a dark… Read More Elegance and Tea: Help Others
Don’t tell anyone, but I love Velveeta*. I know it isn’t really cheese, per se, but it is just… I don’t know, so bad it’s good? I even found a great copy-cat recipe for it. No chemicals. The last time I had any was a year ago this time. I was getting ready to toss the… Read More Imagination and Velveeta©