Month: September 2016

The Happy Hour

Okay, the bad news continues (especially after the presidential debate on Monday). Consequently, I am still thinking about a good news station. I have an idea I’d like some feedback on, so feel free to respond. I must admit, when I told Jim about it I told him I didn’t want to tell too many…
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Sad State of Affairs

That is what I think when I see the morning news these days. Whether it’s political, legal, or social it seems the news, is all bad, which makes me sad. I did wonder, though, what a “Sad State of Affairs” might mean to other people. Thefreedictionary.com says “a sad state of affairs” means a bad…
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Wastefulness

Have you ever stopped to consider how much edible food gets thrown out in our country? I haven’t done any actual research (you are welcome to and let me know your findings), but I have worked in the food industry and volunteered with organizations that serve food. I can tell you, there is plenty of…
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15 years

This weekend we remember 9/11 (like we don’t remember it every day, but more so and as a nation this weekend) as it was 15 years ago, on Sunday, that the United States was forever changed. There are a few things that will always stand out in our minds – individually, your first (day of…
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Are You Root Bound?

I have a plant that has not been looking too good lately. My husband suggested it might be root bound. Those of you who have potted plants are probably familiar with this phrase. For those who are not… When a plant is “root bound” it means that the life giving roots of the plant have…
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