The Zika Virus

Zika Virus was unheard of in the USA until about a year ago. It really came into the news when the Olympics were scheduled in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil this past summer. The Zika Virus was present in Brazil thanks to some infected mosquitoes. Some Olympians decided against going to Brazil because they didn’t want […]

Vinegar Virtues

SUGAR and SPICE ADVICE You have probably prepared salad dressing using vinegar. You may have even used a vinegar and water solution to wash your windows. Did you know that vinegar has some other amazing uses? It does and I will tell you about them. Vinegar’s chemical name is acetic acid. It is a weak […]

A Little Aging Humor

Here is something special for those of us who are getting a wee bit older… I’ve sure gotten old! I have outlived my feet and my teeth. I’ve had two bypass surgeries, a hip replacement, new knees, fought prostate cancer and diabetes. I’m half blind, can’t hear anything quieter than a jet engine, take 40 […]

Blog Tour/Book Review: By the Wayside by Anne Leigh Parrish

About By the Wayside: Stories Paperback: 246 pages Publisher: Unsolicited Press (January 31, 2017) Marvelous. Honest. Generous. From the first story to the last, “By the Wayside” catches your attention and demands that you give into its every whirl. Each character unfolds with a precision that will have you wondering how Parrish managed to create […]