Drop Everything

I'm at the dentist this morning. Kenan and Elijah have need of fillings, and I am doing my best to keep busy while I wait. Why not dust off the blog? I have approached writing here many times these past few weeks, but each time I end up boring even myself, which can't bode well. …

Probability

Probability Math is one of my loves. A few years ago I purchased a math bible of sorts, called Mathematics 1001. In it are just over a thousand bite-sized pieces of information that come from the different branches of mathematics. Whenever I get the notion, I’ll pull this big tome off of my bookshelf, like …

In A Word

What a day! We just found out last night that a dear friend was going to have open heart surgery today, and have been following that all day. He is out of surgery; it went well. Here’s hoping there is a good recovery, and no more surprises. This surgery was a 5-bypass. Luke was saying …

What Is Wrong

Indulge me for one more post, down in a hole in a log in the middle of the sea. I’ve been down more than I’ve been up lately, and it makes me ponder what might be causing it. Last week about this time I would have thought things were looking up- I had just started …

A Few Sad Things

One of my favorite books to read to the littles is one called Owl At Home. From the same author as the Frog and Toad books, Arnold Lobel, this book also has chapters/different stories within it. One story is called ‘Tearwater Tea’ and is about when Owl thinks about sad things, like too-short pencils, and …

My Team

I just came up from starting a load of laundry, and noticed how the kids have a ‘home theater’ set up currently, to watch episodes of LOST. There is a potato bin that was Carol’s, that the monitor is set up on, and the dvd player. In front is a carpeted space where three to …

Count Your Blessings

Let me give you an idea of where I am: public library, very quiet...except for my typing. The keyboards have cling wrap over them, so the friendly librarians can hear every keystroke. (Stupid COVID) Still, I am grateful to have a way to blog today. It makes all the difference in the world if I …