Category Archives: A Purr-fect World

Come to my new site ~

Hi, all – If you keep checking here and see NOTHING … it’s because I’ve been posting on my NEW website. ¬†(Wooo a website! How high falutin’ is that?) Come visit me at and follow what’s going on — more … Continue reading

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The SHRIEK!

Saturday evening I was sitting at my computer when I hear the most terrifying shriek! it brought me right out of my chair. It was followed almost immediately by a second, louder shriek. The hair on my arms stood up … Continue reading

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How Hand Sanitizer Nearly Killed Me

Three things happen on Tuesday morning around here: the trash is picked up; the street sweeper comes by; Bible study at church. Preferably in that order. Bible study starts at 10. The street sweeper comes by sometime before noon. The … Continue reading

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I Do the Stupidest Things

Oh, don’t look at me like that — I’m not the only person who does dumb things. Unfortunately, the dumb things I do seem to have a potential for being life-threatening. And it’s happening again right now. (Spoiler alert: Since … Continue reading

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Easter Monday !!

Today (as I write this) is Easter Monday. Just saying those words gives me a warm fuzzy feeling and brings a smile to my face. Easter Monday. When I was in the Foreign Service working at the American Embassy in … Continue reading

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Oh no — Don’t tell me I did it again!

A couple of weeks ago while lunching with my friend Susie, I lamented that the last two pair of slacks I’d bought both were going into the Goodwill bag. (I don’t really give to the Goodwill — I give to … Continue reading

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The 99 cent store isn’t anymore …

No, that’s not quite right. The store is still there, but it’s now the [nearly¬†everything is] “99 cents” store. A few months ago they raised their price from 99 cents to 99.9 cents so they charged $1 for everything. Fair … Continue reading

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