Monthly Archives: July 2012

Three Summer Recipes

Every summer in this part of the country we look forward to the Olathe Sweet corn.  This year, because of the early heat, the corn is ready for eating.  It is white, sweet and delicious.  I know that every region … Continue reading

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Broken Hearts

Thoughts and prayers to the victims and their families.

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Nature Can Be Creepy

I am on my own this week.  My husband is visiting his family.  His folks are both in their nineties and the family is having a celebratory dinner.  I hate to admit it but I have a big issue with … Continue reading

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Not So Average Swimsuits

Swimsuits!  I saw two things in the last few days that got me thinking about them.  First, do you know that “back in the day” there were advertisements for women to put on weight, to gain those sexy curves and … Continue reading

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Flags, No Fireworks and the Fourth of July

I was walking in the neighborhood enjoying the quiet of a holiday morning.  This Fourth of July is going to be a bit quieter than usual.  The extreme heat, the tinder dry conditions and the overwhelming destruction of the wildfires … Continue reading

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