Ironing: the way it was

December 29, 2014
Walking Riley gives M. and me time to talk about so many things, and one topic that came up recently was this: do you remember it? If you're a Boomer, you do. Our...

How to be a good house guest

November 5, 2014
Girlfriend tells me that last holiday season she had the house guest from hell. Ok, maybe that's an exaggeration. But as she described it, her house guest was a bit...

The Zen of ironing

March 27, 2011
No, that's not me. It's not Hillary Clinton, either.The other night I did some ironing. Nothing major: cloth napkins, tablecloths, pillow cases.The hiss of water in...

Excuse our technical difficulties

November 9, 2010
Getting ready to move today and will not have internet tomorrow.I may have cable TV & internet at the new house Thursday.Or maybe not.When they came out yesterday...


August 10, 2010
A few technical difficulties with posting this morning. I think they're straightened out. Read...

Gordon Ramsay. Only not.

August 8, 2010
This afternoon M & I were craving a good burger. "Where should we go to get a good one?" he asked. I thought about it and then said "I'll make them!"There was a...

Impermanent press

March 5, 2010
Here's something that is soo wrong: bedsheet instructions that say dry on low, then iron with warm iron.No-no-no-no, I am not going to actually iron sheets. No. Way. San...

Sit Saturday: friendship

August 22, 2009
The other day I was on the phone with my fabulous husband, who was back in Coral Gables.His chow-chow, Puddin', was sitting with him. Riley was with me, and started to...

Sit Saturday: Crating

August 15, 2009
That's bad boy, deep in dreamland.The other day, M. & I made a quick trip to Petco for supplies. On our way home, I asked, "Did we crate Riley before we left?" I...

Sit Saturday: Decisions, decisions

August 8, 2009
Hmm...should I eat my dinner OR should I play with my cool toy...decisions, decisions....Riley spent Thursday playing at doggie day care and came home exhausted. At...

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