Tag Archives: Oklahoma

Before Taking a Shower, Remove the Cat Carriers

I know the title sounds a little strange, but it really is relevant – especially in the crazy land of tornado alley. So – here’s my advice for today. Before you take a shower, remove the cat carriers from the tub. It will make your life a whole lot easier.
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Is There Truth in Horoscopes?

Effective March 30, 2012, I was hit by the tornado/earthquake/hurricane/tsunami of company-wide layoffs. Have you found truth in your horoscope? Continue reading

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The Sun’ll Come Out Tomorrow

I’m just wondering when “tomorrow” will be. Punxsutawney Phil came out of his burrow on February 2nd and did not see his shadow. According to folklore, that means we’ll have an early spring. Continue reading

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It’s Snowing Again!

Okay – now I’m really getting tired of winter!  No, really!!! When the last storm ended, my front yard looked like this. Then I shoveled and shoveled – and managed to clear the porch in front of the front door, … Continue reading

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I Love Winter . . .

I like being able to wear a sweater and boots and other winter paraphernalia.  I like the beauty, the soothing sound, and the warmth of a crackling fireplace.  Even though chili can, technically, be eaten at any time of the … Continue reading

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Windy Snow – Poem

It’s colder than heck –
Below 10 degrees.
Try breathing outside – you’ll just drop to your knees. Continue reading

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April – Worst & Best

The month of April has some real negatives associated with it for me. . . So, it’s hard for me to look forward to April. Continue reading

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Remembering the Oklahoma City Bombing

Yesterday was the 15th anniversary of the bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City. I remember standing in my classroom several miles north of the building – hearing a muffled boom and feeling just a slight … Continue reading

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