Old Age Rx

Old Age Rx

Now also when I am old and grayheaded, O God, forsake me not; until I have shewed thy strength unto this generation, and thy power to every one that is to come.                                                                                     — Psalm 71:18     We...
Washington Needs the Wyzenbeek Double-Rub

Washington Needs the Wyzenbeek Double-Rub

You learn something every day! Very educational session with my interior design team today. In discussing the suitability of various fabrics for a new great room couch, they told me about the “Wyzenbeek Double-Rub” test. If you are into home decor, you...
Solution for a Blah Day: Friends!

Solution for a Blah Day: Friends!

Here’s a good lesson on not jumping to conclusions and getting into a sour mood too quickly. The antidote? A little help from your friends: I was pouting about a quote that came in for a home improvement project that was more than twice as much as expected. I...
A Fan of Callie’s Grandpa

A Fan of Callie’s Grandpa

(Back in the writing saddle again! Hoping to post daily and hope to see you here!) When our daughter used to play on an excellent teenage softball team, our favorite fellow fan was the grandfather of the beautiful, long-legged young woman who played first base. Each...