Blog Archives for category Humor

The Rack or The Rocking Chair

“Now, pull your right knee up to your left ear,” the therapist told me in all seriousness. I looked out… Continue reading »

Dust in the wind, and on my furniture

Dust bunnies are the bane of my existence. Well, that might be a tad dramatic, but let’s just say that… Continue reading »

I love Lucy, and her twin beds

A fellow military spouse once told me that I reminded her of Lucille Ball’s character in the iconic 1960s television… Continue reading »

Snack Duty: Fall’s most competitive sport

By now, the youth sports scrimmages are over, and regular fall season competition has begun. But what our kids don’t… Continue reading »

The Last Laugh

I can see it now. A huge tufted nightclub booth, upholstered in spotless linen, floating on a cloud in the… Continue reading »

Back to School Fashion Fears

Unfortunately, I remember just about everything from middle school, from the Smurfs puffy stickers on my locker to that humiliating… Continue reading »

Tears on my toothbrush

It didn’t hit me until I saw that smear of toothpaste on the sink this morning. I’d heard the stories…. Continue reading »

Going Overboard

“How do I look?” my husband asked, putting his hands on his hips and strutting down the marine supply store… Continue reading »

Good “old” summer vacation

I don’t “need a vacation from my vacation,” but after two weeks in a beach cottage with my extended family,… Continue reading »

Airing dirty laundry while on vacation

“Whose are THESE?” my slim sister-in-law says with a laugh, holding up a large pair of underwear from a basket… Continue reading »