Category Archives: Holidays

Easter Basket Cases

Easter and April Fools’ Day on the same day?  That’s a waste of a perfectly good holiday, plus now I’m afraid to trust my Easter eggs.  It hasn’t happened in 62 years, but it will happen again in 11 years … Continue reading

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Hearts and Flowers

It’s time once again for our annual Valentine’s post, or what not to get your sweetie, unless you would like to sleep on the couch!  We have each been married for 30 plus years, so we know what we are … Continue reading

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Oh, the Weather Outside is Frightful …

We’re finally getting some winter weather just in time for a white Christmas.  I don’t mind it at all; quite frankly, I’m sick of yard work and gardening.  Enough already; let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! We … Continue reading

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Holly Daze

I am having a hard time with Christmas this year.  It’s being downright sneaky and creeping up on me without my knowing it.  How did it get this close without me getting the stuff done that should be done this … Continue reading

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Crazy And Not-So-Crazy Christmas Crafts

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, as the car advertisements sing.  To me, the craziness is just starting, but the wonderful doesn’t really kick in until right before Christmas.  One of my favorite months is January, when I … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk Turkey

For our readers who don’t live in the U.S., to talk turkey means to discuss something honestly and directly.  Long-time readers already know that we do that; tact might not be our gift.  Thanksgiving is probably NOT the best time … Continue reading

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Not Scared? You Should Be!

It might not be the kind of scare you associate with Halloween, but our finds are so awful  that they should scare you.  We spend all year looking at Halloween stuff because it’s the most wonderful time of the year … Continue reading

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