Tag Archives: Advice

Make Green Stuff, Mom

Well, it’s done, the annual making of the green stuff for the holiday. I always put it off until the last day and then wonder why I didn’t do it sooner. “I am not cooking this year,” I told my … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Holidays, Humor | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Take Time to be Thankful

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking of a few things other than turkey that we are thankful for. Since you probably know but just have trouble remembering, here is a small list of thoughts to … Continue reading

Posted in Holidays, Humor | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Empty-Nest Syndrome

Mothers sometimes complain that adult children abandon them after they grow up and leave the nest. Empty-nest mothers feel as if the children no longer care. They want to know whether the children still love them. Here is a simple … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Humor, Rants | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Strawberry Shortcake

Most people don’t know this, but I’ve always had a secret yearning to be a famous cook like Betty Crocker, Sara Lee, or Mrs. Smith. Only one small thing has prevented this, I can’t cook. I discovered this at about … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Humor | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Tips on Doing Housework

Ever since the beginning of history, it has been the woman’s job to sweep the cave, and dust the stalagmites. While men have come a long way in recent times, statistics say that housework is still mainly the domain of … Continue reading

Posted in Home, Humor | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

The Accident

“Hello, Mom?” I was at work and it was my daughter calling. I had to put another call on hold to answer. “Hold on for a minute.” “Mom, I can’t, it’s an emergency!” “Just a minute, I’ll be right back.” … Continue reading

Posted in Automotive, Family, Humor | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

The Season of Giving and Taking

Here it is, almost Christmas. Probably by now you are overcome with Christmas spirit; feeling generous, decorating your tree, and finishing up some last minute shopping before wrapping your gifts. We only hope that you have not made a charitable … Continue reading

Posted in Holidays, Humor, Shopping | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Just Suppose

Suppose the impossible became the possible. Suppose every daydream you have ever dreamed came true.  Suppose the boss said you are much to valuable to be doing the job you have; you deserve an immediate promotion and raise! Would you … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, Humor | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Self Improvement

I was reading a magazine the other day and noticed some suggestions for self-improvement. While these suggestions were good, as far as they went, they just didn’t seem to quite cover all the alternatives for me.   Eat light and … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Humor | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Child Proofing Your Home

Child Safety… advice from a grandparent… It is important to keep potentially poison items out of the reach of small children. Read labels on cleaning items and move items that say, “Keep out of the reach of children” to a … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Humor | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments