Monthly Archives: November 2009

No way to treat a lady.

Watching a smiling young man of about 22 years of age as he offered his seat to an elderly woman (not me, but thank you for asking) I grinned until my cheeks hurt at the simple, yet noble gesture.  It warms my heart to see a true gentleman in action, mostly because they are so rarely found these days.   As a child of the 60’s and 70’s, I didn’t get much of a say about the whole Women’s Liberation […]


Talkin’ Turkey … with an expert.

Putting away the Halloween decorations put me face-to-face with the dusty box marked THANKSGIVING and it made me a little dizzy.  Days, weeks and seasons seem to go much too quickly making my head spin, so I woozily made my way down the ladder (safety first!) to start my planning lists for Turkey Day in order to really be prepared this year.  Planning dinner for my extended family is a bit like going into battle, so I figure it’s a […]