Tag Archives: Funny Observations

That’s Why We Call Them Pets

I was sitting in my recliner the other day watching TV, when my Cat, Harper, jumped up on the arm of the chair, and started purring. This was his normal signal that he wanted to be petted. I don’t know about … Continue reading

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

I was standing on my deck this morning, as a few small birds ate from a bird feeder I keep filled during the winter months. As I watched my feathered friends, I began to hear a faint, intermittent jingling. It sounded like either … Continue reading

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Counting Down the Days

I come from a family with many relatives, who have lived healthy and productive lives far into their nineties. I don’t smoke, drink in moderation, try to eat healthy, and exercise regularly. I figured, I had many good years ahead … Continue reading

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Slowly Becoming…..Bleached Bones (#24)

The other day, I complained to a friend about the extreme cold, which had turned the northeastern United States into a bleak and desolate landscape of snow, ice, blustery winds, and frigid temperatures. His response was, “What’s this with cold? Just … Continue reading

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Frozen….. Coming to a Household Near You (#23)

Is it just me, or does cold really suck? I live in the northeastern U.S., and the temperature this morning was hovering around fifteen degrees, with a wind chill close to zero. I took my dog, Chase for a long … Continue reading

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Hey, Where’s My Smiley Sticker? (#21)

I stopped at Walmart yesterday to buy a new iron. I figured it would most likely be made in China, be small and inefficient, and stop working before the month was out. But hey, it was only $8.99, and you … Continue reading

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Do Not Move, and Remain Perfectly Still (#15)

  Have any of you seen some of those “Cops” episodes on TV, where they bring in a K-9 unit to help with the apprehension of a suspect? Usually, some low-level drug dealer, or an armed robber of a local … Continue reading

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One More Candle on the Cake (#12)

I have a birthday coming up soon, and I’m already dreading it. I remember how I couldn’t wait to turn sixteen, so I could drive, or eagerly awaited the celebration of my twenty-first birthday with thoughts of a trip to … Continue reading

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Now, That’s What I Call Love (#11)

I was wondering if any of you guys out there, received the “His” half, of a matching pair of his and her tee-shirts for Christmas? Have you worn it yet? More importantly have you worn it while your significant other … Continue reading

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The Evolution of Christmas (#8)

     Like most of you, I love the Christmas season. Recently, I celebrated my twentieth wedding anniversary, and it got me thinking about, not only my marriage, but how Christmas has changed for me over the past twenty years. … Continue reading

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