Tag Archives: Obsessive–compulsive disorder

No More Bright Eyed and Bushy Tailed

Come August it will be twenty-six years since we built our cozy, comfy home in rural Central Florida. We love our little acre filled with Blue Jays, Cardinals, Ibis, Sparrows, Hawks, turtles—uh, a few snakes—and my favorite, the squirrels. From … Continue reading

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Beer Can Improve Your Brain

I first posted this article on January 28, 2009 and it’s still so popular I thought we would stroll back into…  “Where Everybody Knows Your Name“ A Boston pub where two regulars are engrossed in a very unusual conversation about … Continue reading

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A Slip of the Lip That Caused Mishap and Mayhem

These events actually happened… There used to be a TV jingle: “Plop plop, fizz fizz – Oh what a relief it is.” In the middle of a trip to Mexico a group of friends came to know it well. Still, … Continue reading

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How I Keep My Glass Half Full

It may not be a mansion but our home is warm and cozy. Granddaughter Brittany lights it up with fun and laughter. The Florida Ibis often come for dinner; they aren’t skittish so long as I don’t get too close. … Continue reading

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Upgrade Develops With Age

Each day I try to do my best Though I may not pass the test  With each mistake I pay a price Try not to spend the charges twice  In years gone by when I was young Thought little of … Continue reading

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The Road to Hell Is Paved

45 Life Lessons from a 90yr old No doubt in my mind the senior had good intentions with this advice:   Life isn’t fair, but it’s still good.  When in doubt just take the next small step.  Life is too … Continue reading

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A Writer’s Dream

Marilou’s true stories… The magic wove its spell through Marilou’s fingers the day she wrote her first bona fide sentence. She created the words, wrote them down all on her own. When she realized what she had done it lit … Continue reading

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