Monthly Archives: November 2012

Thanksgiving

Today is Thanksgiving in the U.S. Families and friends will get together to enjoy what is possibly a rare event – everyone sitting around the table and eating a homemade meal. We’ll laugh about memories from our shared past. We … Continue reading

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“How-To” Romance

“How To” books have been around over 4,000 years. The Teachings of Ptah-Hotep is an book created during the time of Pharaoh, instructing people “how to live a virtuous life of civic duty”. In 1991 the first “For Dummies” how-to … Continue reading

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Down the rose-covered path

Here’s a romantic idea for under $25. Purchase a card or a small box of candy and several roses. Find a place to “hide” the gift/card. Now remove the petals from the roses. Drop the petals on the floor to … Continue reading

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Squirrels and boredom

This morning I watched two squirrels run laps around and around the trunk of a large oak tree. Sometimes they’d be making 15 laps a second. Then they’d stop and look at each other as if asking, “what are we … Continue reading

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