No, I didn’t go back for sauerkraut

That is what my husband told the grocery clerk anyway, but that isn’t what I said… at all. I did go back to look for a shower cap just before making our way to the checkout, while my husband stated he would continue to the front of the store. I found him and the clerk … Continue reading No, I didn’t go back for sauerkraut

Veteran’s Administration

My husband said he never wanted to have anything to do with the Veterans Administration. He watched his father die at the VA hospital. When he came home from Vietnam, he walked in the hospital, saw other veterans with missing limbs and knew that he was better off than most and was convinced they needed … Continue reading Veteran’s Administration

Recycling can be hazardous to your health

Last evening, as I was flattening cardboard in my garage in preparation for curbside recycling, I stepped on a piece, that was on a shiny piece, and in a split second, I was flat on my back. After an expletive that emerged as I was on the decline, I had the neighbor’s attention. She called … Continue reading Recycling can be hazardous to your health

Hearing and Helmets – Being on the other end of hearing loss

Shouting at me does not help me hear you, it is still static I hear. I have been on the frustrating end of my husband not being able to hear me, of him having to ask the question again or just acknowledge me not knowing what I really said. Yes, he has hearing aids. After … Continue reading Hearing and Helmets – Being on the other end of hearing loss

Sometimes you need a little help

I have an electric bicycle. Don’t judge me. Whatever, you can if you want. I found I wasn’t riding near enough for my mental and physical health with my standard bike. We live in a very hilly and populated area. In fact, it is so hilly, that I would not get off my hill and … Continue reading Sometimes you need a little help

The Musical Cats night happened as a result of a terrifying act.

It was 9:33pm and thankfully both our cats were safely inside, lounging on our bed. There was a horrendous ruckus outside the bedroom window that sounded like howling, yipping and screaming as it finally faded to the distance. It is almost a full moon, maybe that has something to do with the nocturnal escapades. And … Continue reading The Musical Cats night happened as a result of a terrifying act.