Category Archives: Humor

where in the world is the old woman Slow?


Oh, yes there she is under all the covers while wearing 4 layers of clothes…Charly and Spike huddled next to her. Jeopardy Question: If four trees fall in your front yard because they are being purposefully cut down, do they … Continue reading

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if I could turn back time…oh that’s right, I can


Each year we have an opportunity to turn back time for an hour which is probably less than Cher was singing about when she had her hit song but then hey, nothing’s perfect. I don’t like fiddling around with time … Continue reading

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Pretty has Halloween treats – no tricks


Happy Halloween to our cyberspace amigos from all of us at Casita de Cardinal – hope you  have fun and high frivolity complete with walking dead figures as far as the eye can see… I have never been a costume … Continue reading

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#STAND AGAINST HATE


corner of Main and Laurel – parade starts here where are my peeps? where’s our group? for sure YOU rock, little sis! These girls rock, too – ALL TOGETHER NOW! you girls totally rock! my chariot for the parade – … Continue reading

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“Honey, life’s a 4-Ticket Ride”


My friend Esther told me this story Tuesday when I was sitting in her chair for my regular pedicure at Eli’s (which I thoroughly recommend for anyone who needs a good manicure or pedicure plus entertainment while you’re at it). She … Continue reading

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Call for Submissions: Fourth Annual Cyberspace Memorable Quotes Contest


Yes, it’s that time of the year again when the trees begin to think about dropping the leaves they’ve held on their branches since spring so they can take a nap during winter. The crickets and frogs have vanished along … Continue reading

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Laver Cup transcends traditional tennis


The finals of the US Open tennis tournament in New York City earlier this month were bittersweet matches for me. Sweet because my all-time favorite tennis player Rafael Nadal from Spain won his second major tournament in 2017 on the … Continue reading

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to pill or not to pill – that is the question


Today I count pills to fill two small brightly colored plastic containers that are compartmentalized by the days of the week with the hope they will continue to help me manage the health of my life and not stealthily contribute … Continue reading

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saying goodbye to good friends


Five year old Finn and his mother Saskia came for some pool time with Pretty last Sunday before they were to leave for the Netherlands on Tuesday. Dave the Dad was home packing for the trip and skipped the pool … Continue reading

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why do we need hurricanes to remind us what makes us better people?


The stories of bravery, compassion – heroism in the face of unimaginable adversity – have been captured by social media and more traditional TV coverage every minute of every day for the past week during Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath … Continue reading

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