Unexpected Weather for Your Average Family of Weather Weenies

Did you you hear that this past Friday, 49 states had snow? According to the Associated Press at dawn on February 13, more than two thirds of  the United States’ land mass had experienced a least a dusting of snow. The lone holdout was Hawaii. Surprisingly that state’s Mauna Kea volcano, at 13,800 feet, usually […]

Almost Wordless Wednesday/Veterans Day Edition

We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude. ~Cynthia Ozick First thing this morning I was in a pissy mood. There’s  the rain, torrents of it. Then along with that comes a really bad hair day. Then there was Lily the Labradoodle tracking mud and water all over the house, […]

At Least I’m Not Dreaming About My Messy House

Part Two of what I am calling my “stress dream related the upcoming NaNoWriMo and perhaps everything else in my life.” Part One can be found here. Because the alternative of being left half naked in a parking lot with the wild, book club/intellectual crafter-chasing paparazzi after me, sounds much worse, I climb into the […]

No Signs of Fall to See Here

Finding signs of fall in Myrtle Beach is like playing “Where’s Waldo?” Can you find any? Unless we’re talking about what’s missing – i.e.- traffic and tourists, I can’t. The Sea Captain’s House is one of my favorite restaurants in Myrtle Beach. We didn’t go there today. Actually I haven’t been there in months. *Note […]