Superbowl

The venue: Our family room. The menu: hot wings, pierogies, and whatever anyone else brings to share. Oh, and a Steelers logo cake. The beer: COLD. The guests: Neighbors and friends. Lots of 'em. Exact number changing hourly. Probably more than we can comfortably seat. The more, the merrier. The husband: Fears hubris. Cautiously hedging … Continue reading Superbowl

Why is this stuff still taking up closet space?

Sue at My Party of Six is on a campaign to decrapify her house. In today's post, she made a comment about throwing away a bunch of VHS tapes, because who has a VCR anymore? (Besides my sister. Everyone say Hi, Bets!) This made me think of our recent move to PA and then the … Continue reading Why is this stuff still taking up closet space?

A touch of gray? Not if I can help it.

I'm so excited! I finally found my perfect hair color shade in a mass-market, readily available product that can be purchased at any number of stores within a five-mile radius of my home. I liked it the first time I tried it, and I just touched up my increasingly-gray roots today, and it looks, well, … Continue reading A touch of gray? Not if I can help it.