Death by Scuba
Scuba diving. The words evoke mental images of tranquil blue water, seaweed languidly swaying in…
Gran's 96th Birthday
Why would we take you to a place called Testi
"All ready for Monday?"
"Yes, except I don't know what we're doing."
"That's because it's a surprise. You know how to dress. You know when you're getting picked up, right?"
"Yes, but...you're not going to tell me, are you?"
My grandma is pretty amazing. She's turning 96 on Monday. I wanted to
A Strange Wind Blows at Blarney Castle
The Blarney Stone wasn't at all what I expected. I think I expected to walk…
The Windy City versus the Hairbrush of Doom
Recently I traveled to Chicago for a conference. I was honored by the request to…
It's been almost six years since we lost dad. What a great phrase - lost…
“You have a disharmonious face.” “I what?” I’m sitting in a chair in a doctor’s…
Please be advised that this is a self-indulgent post, meant to chronicle the life of…
Objects in Mailbox Larger than they Appear
We’re not great at checking our mail. It’s delivered in one of those boxes on…