Feeling Blue

No idea what has taken over me the past couple of days.  It's seems like a case of "nothing interests me".  A tad depressed but nothing serious.  It fascinates me when I get bored easily, am not tired, am a bit blue, for no apparent reason.  According...

Grandson amazes Grandparents ~ Good news

HOUSTON —Stefun Darts was preparing for weeks for a special surprise for his grandparents. On March 20, the 24-year-old gathered his family members together at his grandparents’ home in Houston to present his grandparents with a check for $15,000 --...

What is dabbing ? A new danger

This is the latest reason to be afraid if you have kids.  Be aware what is out there.    Have you ever taken a dab hit? If so, then you are not alone. Dab hits are becoming more and more popular everyday. I remember five years ago only the most...

Great Grandmother laughs

The brand new bride is cooking for her new husband.  She cooks him a nice ham. While preparing, she cut off the ends.  He just observed. The next week his wife sent him to the store for a ham. After he bought it, she asked him why he didn't have...

An Alphabet in binary code. This and that !

Had a friend over a few nights ago.  We have these deep philosophical discussions about politics, freedom, rights, drugs and trivia.  Just for pure entertainment, I asked him to create a code for the alphabet in binary. I ended up with a napkin filled...

Rave and Rant : When commenting on a post

      These rants and raves are directed at the people who suck the joy out of a post no matter what spirit it was written in. I am very fortunate to have good people commenting on most of my posts.  Then I read other posts of interest to...

The passing of two young people

I woke up this morning without a care in the world.  Then the world came crashing in on me.  REALITY ! My son called me to give me the news that two young people had died.  They both died from an overdose of drugs.  They were not together, they may...

A short history about Social Security

A history of Social Security.  There should have been a "war tax" imposed on all wars we have entered.  Thus, an unpopular war would not last long. Sorry about the length of the article but it covers 8 decades.  This was researched and written...

Lost and Found by Maine Police.

A headline on the Boston wires.  Too funny.  Would you go ?   MADAWASKA, Maine —A post from the Madawaska Police Department about "misplaced" marijuana has been viewed more than 100,000 times on Facebook. The department posted on Sunday, "If...

Sleepless nights

Someone turn me upside down.  My days and nights are fouled up.  I was up by 9:00am, entertained my neighbor from 1:00 pm until 5:00 pm.  That includes cooking steak tips, asparagus and red potatoes with garlic, doing all the dishes and being...

We need to change something about ourselves ?

I am here to reassure everyone, you are OK, just the way you are.  I read a post of EZWAYZ that showed a few pics of Mr Rogers.  The final caption with Mr Rogers was "I like you just the way you are".  How often do you feel content with yourself...

Why should I reach out ?

This has been a fairly quiet weekend for me.  I was able to get a lot of rest and able to appreciate many little things.  It takes patience and a good sense of humor to get a long with me.  I still have my neighbors that over step my boundries on...

My boring life

By comparison to some people's lives, mine is quite boring.  When there was chaos in my life, I knew I was alive.  Every day was another challenge.  Now my kids are grown,  it's about keeping "Mom" calm.  I was a terror to deal with when I was angry. ...