Feel Good Friday – The Chicken Runs At Midnight

October 20, 2017

Grab the tissues, it’s a tear jerker. Click to share:

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Driving Me Crazy

October 19, 2017

My family and I have taken many road trips over the years. We have driven to California, Texas, and Florida, among other states, from our Midwestern home. Growing up the rule has been that whoever is driving has control over the radio with some consideration given to passengers. Most of these trips have been taken […]

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Wedding Wednesday – Mother-In-Law And The Wedding Dress

October 18, 2017

I’m getting married soon. The wedding planning process hasn’t been my favorite thing, but the dress part was pretty exciting. My mom expressed that she wanted it to be a me and her deal–which I also really wanted, but then felt sort of bad for my MIL and didn’t know if I should include her […]

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Little Brats Sometimes Grow Up To Be Big Brats

October 17, 2017

I’m from a very small town and I grew up on a street full of kids my age and in my class at school. Although we all had our differences, we got along well enough as we grew up. But when we were younger the girls on our street were ruled by Sarah. She lived […]

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The Neighborly Note

October 16, 2017

I live on the second floor of a three-plex. My roommates and I had the following letter placed in our mailbox (one of them threw it out before I got to it to make this post, so this is transcribed as best I can remember): Dear Residents of [Our Address]: We have a concern we […]

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Feel Good Friday – Old Movie Stars Dance to “Uptown Funk”

October 13, 2017

Th editing of the movie clips to sync with the music is superb. Click to share:

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No Invitation To This Family Dinner

October 12, 2017

This happened to me a number of years ago, but I still wonder if there was a breach of etiquette, or if I was just overly sensitive at the time. When I was thirty, I joined an internet dating site and met a young man online called “Jack”. Jack was only 25, but he and […]

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Wedding Wednesday – Go Away, Jay!

October 11, 2017

I’ve been reading through your archives when I was reminded of the worst event surrounding my husband’s and my wedding (and yes, I realize that I was very fortunate that this was the only issue!) This is truly my husband’s story, although I was privy to parts of it. As a bit of background, my […]

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