Monday, January 23, 2012

Debate? What Debate?

Is it just me or have the debates really gone on too long? I mean, really! How many have there been now? Fifty? A Hundred? There are sitcoms that don’t run as long as these debates have been going on!

Chinese New Year

Monday, January 16, 2012

Social Studies

Do they not teach social studies in our schools any more? There is an old riddle that goes “What is the difference between Capitalism and Communism?”

Happy birthday to my niece Sarah

Happy birthday to my friend Sonja

Monday, January 09, 2012

Busy Weekend ~ Busy Week

Well, the holidays are finally behind us. The decorations came down Friday evening (at the end of Epiphany) and are all stored away for the next 354 days. I had someone in to do some work, and of course, we had some lovely sunsets and sunrises!

Happy birthday to my friend Michelle

Happy birthday to my cousin Joan

Sunday, January 08, 2012

Morning After

To my cousin (and all the others who chided me for having had a snowstorm here yesterday – yes, I know, it was lovely and warm in South Carolina, Tampa, and other places) I have only one thing to say…

Saturday, January 07, 2012

Friday, January 06, 2012

Sunrise Surprise

Every once-in-a-while the lighting department gets it just right!


Wednesday, January 04, 2012

Sunday, January 01, 2012


If you’re like me – well, like everyone else in the world, for that matter – then you have made a whole bunch of resolutions for the new year and you have already broken about half of them. I know I have!
Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God
New Year's Day

Auld Lang Syne

Should old acquaintance be forgot,
and never brought to mind ?
Should old acquaintance be forgot,
and old lang syne ?