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Okay, I’m ready for Spring now

Okay, I’m ready for Spring now

I’m getting really tired of snowstorms. I don’t know why this hit me all of a sudden. Just last Friday I was still loving it (well sorta). I stepped outside…

Spring is right around the corner – maybe

Surprisingly, the long dreary winter month of February is almost over once again. Next Tuesday another February will slip into history. And, it seemed to go by much faster than…

Getting old means meeting lots of new people

I’ve been getting to know a bunch of new people this year – lab technicians, x-ray technicians, nurses, doctors, receptionists… It has definitely been my year to be poked and…

I’m not absent-minded – it’s gremlins

  It has been that kind of week. You know what I mean. The kind where you lose something and then find it right in front of you… I just…

Tongue-tied

I’m living every reporter’s nightmare. Can’t talk – at least until this paper is published. No answering the phone, or chatting on the phone, no interviews. I can’t even call…

Resolution kept

Well January is drawing to a close already and I have to tell you, Jack is keeping one of his New Year’s resolutions! Over the holidays he announced his intention…

It’s all my fault

Years ago every time I wrote a column about the weather, my staff at the newspaper would insist that I caused it to change – radically, and they would always…

Midwinter? It feels more like October

When I let the dogs out this morning, the sun still hadn’t put in an appearance. It should have been bitter cold, and it was a bit frosty out there,…

Friday the 13th – we’ll have three this year

Jack told me this morning that a week from today will be Friday the 13th, and that we will have three Friday the 13ths in 2012. That makes a lot…

Another year coming to an end

2011 is coming to a close. Christmas is over again. I hope you all had a great one! We sure did and all I have to do to prove it…