Random 5 for March 19, 2023 – Celebrations, aging, sad streaks, happiness, coffee


Things to celebrate – Today we are celebrating the 50th wedding anniversary of one of our friends. In my entire life this will be the third one I’ve attended. People don’t hit that milestone like they used to. Multiple marriages … Continue reading

Random 5 for February 5, 2023 – Youth, furniture, family businesses, weather, spring


Are they making them younger? – I had a whole-body dermatology checkup this week. I opted for a physician’s assistant so I could get in faster. I swear she looked like she was in junior high school. PA’s do a … Continue reading

Random 5 for July 31, 2022 – Prizes, lottery, renovations, vacations, life


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Wahoo! I won! — There was a message on my answering machine from Publishers’ Clearinghouse. I won a prize, and they want me to call them back so their “team” can come out. So…real or scam? It’s happening to me … Continue reading

Random 5 for June 19, 2022 – Deck, peace, voting, neighbors, cognitive regression


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Chugging away – The deck is finally done. Yesterday, the day after it was complete and the contractor was completely gone, the weather turned iffy. It was cold and windy, so we did the bare minimum. Plants and cushions are … Continue reading