Monthly Archives: February 2017

And I’m Not Wearing Pants!

One of my life credos: No good ever comes from drinking blue-colored beverages. I first learned this in the mid 1980’s, where a local watering hole served “Blue Whales,” complete with immense amounts of liquor and a plastic blue whale … Continue reading

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With Friends Like This …

When I was deep in the trenches of the early child-rearing years, and perhaps once again through sons’ teenage turbulence, I┬álongingly yearned for quick acceleration to the “easy years.” Certainly in one’s forties or fifties, life would be less stressful. … Continue reading

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A Day as a Debutante

  Those of you following along may remember I have made a bucket list of sorts, full of St. Louis-y things I want to experience┬ábefore we sally forth to Colorado. Now that the pendulum of our move is swinging more … Continue reading

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Welcome, Kind of …

In the mid 1990’s we moved into our grown-up home, with room enough for two boys, two cats, a dog and some gerbils (?!). The community was reputed to be welcoming and warm. And it is, kind of … just … Continue reading

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