The Jotter Pages…..Go Jill Go

November 27, 2012

I was looking for something in an old jotter and came across this little note from last February: ___________ Jack fell down and broke his crown and Jill came tumbling after. She picked herself up and dusted herself off…. grabbed the crown and fixed it, setting it on her head proclaiming herself Queen. __________ Today […]

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The light bulb went off in my head.

November 26, 2012

This is a phrase I use when I get an idea.  I’ve probably said it at least 18,615 times in my life. “I was trying to figure it out and then, the light bulb went off in my head……….blah blah blah.” When I said this for the 18,616th time a few weeks ago, it was […]

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30 Second Story….Let in the light

November 10, 2012

The ladies of San Gimignano were thrilled to hear that Cary Grant would be passing through town but knew they would have to work quickly. The next day as Mr. Grant’s car drove down Via San Matteo, he commented to his driver how odd it seemed that none of the homes had any curtains.  When […]

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What’s on your Time Suck list?

October 31, 2012

For those who are not familiar with this term, a time suck is: Something you do for fun where you lose track of time, when you should be doing other things. These other things  are sometimes important to your family’s survival.  Making dinner might be one example.  You are in a time suck when you’re […]

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30 Second Story…….Add me to the binder please

October 23, 2012

Bernice and Judy were dedicated Democrats and could be seen each Election Day toting around their donkeys in support.  Always on the look out for husbands, the ladies recently heard about the Republican Binder Full of Women and immediately contacted Democratic headquarters.  If President Harry S. Truman had a binder too, then they wanted to […]

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