Monthly Archives: July 2012

Friendship

Since last week’s post, I’ve been thinking a lot about the bond of friendship (particularly between women).  Take ‘Cousin Tuesday’ as an example.  Some of the women, I only see in the summer by the pool.  Yet, each June, we … Continue reading

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Cousin Tuesdays

It’s a summer Tuesday and for the past many years this has meant only one thing … Cousin Tuesday at Jayne’s house!  While drinking my morning coffee, I pack a bathing suit and flip flops, enough chicken salad to share, … Continue reading

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Dehydration…

Dehydration has been discussed on this blog more than once, but with this weather lately, it bears mentioning again.  Dehydration occurs when the body doesn’t have enough fluids to function properly.  If you don’t drink enough fluids (and this probably … Continue reading

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The king of crossword puzzles

My father was the king of crossword puzzles … so starts a poem I wrote a few years ago.  He loved working through the tiny squares, pen in hand.  Words and word games were a passion of his.  When kids … Continue reading

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Senior housing options…

In an earlier blog entry, I mentioned a group of friends.  We’ve known each other forever (one since 3rd grade) and refer to ourselves as ‘The Daughters of Diminished Capacity’.  Throughout the year, we party and vacation and enjoy each … Continue reading

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