Monthly Archives: August 2011

Weekly Photo Challenge: Up

I love pictures of buildings.  Here are some I took in New York City while I was looking up.

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I’ll Always Be Thankful to Frisch’s Big Boy

The RemembeRed memoir assignment this week,  from Write on Edge,  is to write about a memory of ourselves WITH someone else. Word limit, 600 or less. A way to start: His/her name was ______________________ and looking back now, I realize…. I … Continue reading

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Can We Get Back to Normal Now?

Last week was a strange week.  We had both an earthquake and a hurricane.  Mother Nature can be quite entertaining.  The earthquake was a surprise because it is rather an unusual occurrence on the East Coast, especially one of that … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Flowers

I have always loved hydrangeas.  We had them all over the coast in New England when I was growing up, but when we moved to Texas, it was too hot there to grow them.  This summer my husband bought me … Continue reading

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Seven Links Challenge

Last week Bud from Older Eyes, invited me to take the Seven Links Challenge.  I’ve been dragging my feet because it involves making decisions, and you know how much I hate to make decisions. The challenge is actually kind of … Continue reading

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One Human Family

Yesterday I received a letter from my frequent flyer loyalty program of American Airlines.  The purpose of the letter was to entice me to take a vacation to Miami or the Florida Keys.  The second paragraph gave me an unexpected … Continue reading

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Too Much of a Good Thing

Years ago, when we were living in San Antonio, a new restaurant opened up near us, nestled into a stand of live oak trees.  We couldn’t wait to try it, and my husband and I even brought a friend with … Continue reading

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