Category Archives: Life. Isn’t it Grand!

Mirror, mirror on the wall

This morning my hair stylist stepped away for a few minutes and I was left staring at myself in the mirror. I don’t like staring at myself in mirrors. The longer I gaze into that thing, the more frightening the … Continue reading

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Don’t Criticize Me, Please

  I’ve been told, by my loving little sister, that I own too many turtlenecks, one of my new purses is too gold (Me: I like it. Her: But it’s gold), I don’t dress appropriately, my appointment scheduling is dumb, I have prominent dark … Continue reading

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Dining Alone Can Be Fun

I realized today that eating out alone isn’t always just eating out alone. Sometimes it can be downright entertaining. I’m a meat-and-potatoes girl/woman/old broad and a new steakhouse as just opened in our city. Because I am a table of one, I … Continue reading

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Crazy old bat behind the wheel

Nowadays it’s just me and my dogs. While adorable, my girls are not the best conversationalists. They are patient listeners though, and have yet to break into a chorus of howls. But, some days I really miss human interaction. So, while perusing our city’s highways and … Continue reading

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Hot Yoga Anyone?

I am not an exercise buff. I admit that freely. And, I have worked too many years to get my body in the shape it is to ruin it now. These sags and bags are mine. Why mess with perfection? … Continue reading

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Bah Humbugging It

After much discussion, ‘the girls’ and I have decided we’re just not in the mood. So: No ornaments stuck on a tree No indoor facility   I don’t see the point Of dressing up the joint When it’s just the dogs and me MERRY CHRISTMAS … Continue reading

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Horse Crazy

Some dreams do come true. I am an animal/critter lover. With the exception of a few (snakes and a variety of other creepy-crawly things), I adore and am in awe of all creatures great and small. When I was a … Continue reading

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