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the Burrow · 6h ago

A Reprise of Thanksgivings Then and Now

I've been re-reading Thanksgiving posts, and smiling a lot. Here is some of the joy.   I'll be back to reality on Monday; I'm taking the weekend off.*****Memories Then:..... of full bellies ...
the Burrow · 1d ago

A Warm and Wonderful Tuesday

The alarm woke me up, but I didn't mind.  I put on my favorite workout tights, ate my favorite flavor of yogurt for breakfast, accomplished great things at Pilates, and was home in time to r...
the Burrow · 2d ago

The Warmest Thanksgiving On and Off the Playground

My stickers and I spent some time on the playground, enjoying the sunshine, tying shoelaces, telling stories, and watching all sorts of monkey business involving climbing and the tether-ball...
the Burrow · 3d ago

The Warmest Thanksgiving in Decades

It's not just the weather-woman who's predicting it.  I can feel the warmth and the love heading my way, and no one has even arrived.http://www.jpetersenphotography.com/FlapJilly took her pa...
the Burrow · 6d ago

The Last Post About This, I Promise

Allegiant annoyed me then pleasantly surprised me.Today, Allegiant entranced me. I copied the second, complimentary post to their Director of Customer Relations.  Today, she told me this:We ...
the Burrow · 1w ago

Tiny Apples

Did you ever have them?G'ma found them for the High Holidays.She left them in a bowl on the table; one of the few times I remember her decorating.They make me very happy, in a very few bi...
the Burrow · 1W ago

Where's Ivanka? - A Snippet

I won every hand at cards today.  There were only three of us and the games were fast and furious.  There was a lot of shuffling and counting and dealing and even more conversation.  We're a...
the Burrow · 1W ago

Why Don't You Run?

That was Big Cuter's query last night on the phone.  After a lengthy and painful discussion of men treating women badly, centered on his feelings of helplessness and desire to do more.... bu...
the Burrow · 1W ago

A Happy Ending

Well, you were right.  I've never been so glad to have send a scathing email.  Allegiant Air has restored my faith in the business world.... at least, their little part of it.After being poo...
the Burrow · 1W ago

Roy Moore, Kevin Spacey, Harvey Weinstein, and the NYTimes

I dismissed the kudos he awarded himself when the Executive Editor of the NYTimes said that the biggest story he published was outing Harvey Weinstein's sexual assaults.  I wasn't sure that ...