Well happy Monday, All. So many things going on, I’m going to start in the middle again. You know I like to do that. 🙂 Yesterday I met up with some friends from high school days. It’s amazing that even though we are 50-something years old, when we get together, it’s like we are teenagers … More Old friends, cars, and Flash
I stopped at the gas station on the way home. I pulled up to the pump, and inserted my credit card. No. Your credit card is no good here. What?! I looked at the card and sure enough it was expired. We are in MAY now, not APRIL. I fished through my purse and came … More Thank God my credit card was declined.
My car started sputtering just as I reached the slums down by the river. “Oh please, just let me get to the church parking lot,” I whispered. My son and I had just driven two hours to attend my niece’s Christening. The car shook and clanked as I sped into the parking lot, dashed past … More First Weekend in April
So off we go into the Blizzard, in our boring white rental car. The trip was estimated, by our good friend Mapquest, to take 3 hours and 15 minutes. Our friend Mapquest does not account for bathroom breaks, icy road conditions, construction, or stopping to get coffee because the road has become a blur. The … More Last weeks journey – part 2
I have been notified that I am nominated for a Liebster award, and must divulge 11 random facts about myself: 1) I have a very spoiled dog named Bailey. 2) I love oatmeal. 3) I hate going to the beach: the ocean water, the sand, the dryness, the crowds. Hate it all. 4) I don’t … More ELEVEN random facts about me
My father was a very difficult man to please. He owned a garage and did bodywork and mechanical work on cars. he kept his tools obsessively clean and in order. All the wrenches were organized by size, smallest to largest. I worked in my father’s garage for $1.00 an hour, even though the minimum wage … More The Car Compliment