Category Archives: humor


Okay, I know that I am not the best on computers.  I subscribe to the old adage, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.”   I have not upgraded my operating system on my computer since I got it a number … Continue reading

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A Healthy Dose Of Skepticism

My Mother was a bright intelligent woman who retained much of her cognitive function until she died at the age of ninety-four.  But, I think it was when she was in her late seventies that we discovered she was falling … Continue reading

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Sexting, Selfies or a Royal Hello

Ah, it’s the dog days of summer.  That’s especially true in this part of the country where the kids start back to school in the middle of August.  Everything is moving kind of slow, even the national news.  It seems … Continue reading

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Stuck In Groundhog Day

Remember that movie Groundhog Day?  You know, it’s the one where Bill Murray, after a freak snow storm, gets stuck in Punxsutawney, PA reliving groundhog day over and over and over again. Colorado has fallen into that alternate universe of … Continue reading

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All is Not Calm

You know, I don’t feel old (most of the time).    My siblings and I are all in our fifties and sixties.  Every time the oldest moves into a new decade, the rest of us adjust our perception of what … Continue reading

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CNN vs Spirit

Ah, the seasons are merging.  The leaves are falling, the days are getting shorter, the pumpkins are showing up on the front porches and cooler weather is upon us.  But, the political heat is ramping up.  The barrage of everything … Continue reading

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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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The Sounds of Summer

It’s only been summer for a week, but we’re deep in the throes of it.  In my part of the country the temperatures have been blistering. We have had 100 degrees or more for the past five days with humidity … Continue reading

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Aarrrgghh! What Is My Problem?

I know, I’m sixty-one years old, but I hate to be a cliché.  Unlike the kids of today, I was not born with a remote, controller or mouse in my hand.  I am not supposed to know everything about computers … Continue reading

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Shout Out To Oscar Boomers

So February brings an end to the awards show season with the Oscars.  But, since there is still one more leap day in this month I thought I would give a shout out those baby boomers we saw on the … Continue reading

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