Monthly Archives: November 2013

Ahhhh, what the hell??

In this week’s newspaper column, I spent some time bemoaning the loss of many Thanksgiving traditions, especially  the theme of family togetherness being replaced by crass commercialism in the form of Thanksgiving day retail shopping. Today is Friday and I spent part of … Continue reading

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The #1 World History Event in my lifetime.

For those of you who do not subscribe to the Mooresville, Martinsville or Loogootee, Indiana newspapers, I am attaching a copy of the text for my column for this week. The end of the world’s Camelot and the beginning of … Continue reading

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Eight little known facts.

I was recently asked to participate in a survey over on Facebook in which I would list 8 little know facts about myself. Because I am a person who can’t just state the obvious, I started listing the eight things … Continue reading

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A little help here.

This morning, I turned on the television to get the weather from Al Roker on the Today show, one of those hard hitting morning news shows. I was treated to a segment on five things every Christmas party hostess should … Continue reading

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19 Degrees and dropping.

It’s Chili weather at the barn in Mooresville. I made a batch this morning using an old, secret family recipe. I wasn’t able to follow the instructions exactly because we didn’t have a full moon last night and on top … Continue reading

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