Mancave Update

It has been quite some time since I last wrote about TRH (The Retired Husband) and his mancave. ‘Tis a place he disappears into every morning. All I hear is the endless grind and scrunch of machinery. Pre-Christmas was a busy time. He made some beautiful gifts for the boys. To my shame and horror, … More Mancave Update

Saturday Smiles

Two little old ladies, Connie & Evelyn were sitting on a park bench outside the local town hall where a flower show was in progress. The short one, Connie, leaned over and said, ‘Life is so boring. We never have any fun anymore. For $10.00 I’d take my clothes off and streak through that stupid, … More Saturday Smiles


You and I are diamonds in the sky What do you see when you look in the mirror? This is a selection of what I have seen over time . A changing parade of styles and colours … I wonder what that says about me? Obviously I like to change my looks. I like colour. … More Reflections

Saturday Smiles

A New Year Prayer For the Elderly God, grant me the senility to forget the people I never liked anyway, The good fortune to run into the ones that I do, And the eyesight to tell the difference. Lecture Tour with A Difference On New Year’s Eve, Daniel was in no shape to drive, so he … More Saturday Smiles

Serial Sevens

Lady Calen of the Sandbox Challenge fame has posted a series of questions about “getting to know yourself”. Four sets of seven. Being in a whimsical frame of mind, I thought I’d play around a bit with numerology first before answering the questions. Seven has always been revered and associated with spirituality. There are 7 … More Serial Sevens

Christmas Eve 2017

It’s Christmas for us today. There are many other celebrations in December – Hannukah, Saturnalia, Kwanzaa, Koliada to name just a few. Whatever you may be celebrating, I wish you all  Joy, Peace and Love. Steps for Peace For it is in giving that we receive. Francis of Assisi .