Monthly Archives: July 2016

Too many friends or not enough books?

While complaining to a friend recently that I had no free time, she reminded me of a very old song — the title sounds familiar though the tune doesn’t — called “Those Lazy Hazy Crazy Days of Summer.” I don’t … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments

Dress Codes

A friend and I meet often at a Starbucks in an office park and enjoy the parade of office and tech workers coming in for their morning coffee break. We first revel in the fact that they’re working and we’re … Continue reading

Posted in aging, current events/themes, personal reflections | Tagged , , , | 11 Comments

A wedding gift for eternity

Been to a wedding recently? My husband and received an invitation to a wedding this summer, our first in several years. Our friends are either long-married or confirmed singles. Given the infrequency of the invitations, we don’t know what’s in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Getting soaked in Iceland

Who visits the saltwater thermal pool — a giant hot tub — in Southwest Iceland known as the Blue Lagoon? Tourists like me, who believe they’ll be sorry if they travel all this way and miss out on the most … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments