Season’s greetings

In May 2015 I became an official resident of the Coachella Valley.  Sometimes, well, most of the time it feels like I am on permanent vacation.  The weather is beautiful six to seven months out of the year during what people around here call “season”.  During season, the population grows with people coming back to…

what I asked for

My Dad had a saying or different and creative uses of adjectives for “yes or no” for lots of things.  Does Superman fly?  Do chicken’s have lips? Yes, he used those and some others I can’t as they are not PC.  I am sure that if I would have asked him for his opinion of…

Tripping over the light fantastic

It’s Thursday in the Coachella Valley and I am excited because this means that I get to go out tonight.  Well, that is, if  my hubby and I are feeling up to it.  Lit Lounge in the Fantasy Springs Casino hosts Big Country Thursday and for the past four years I have looked forward to…

When Smoke Gets in Your Eyes

Putting one foot in front of the other…can I do this?  This is the hardest part.  Trying to make a habit stick.  Writing does not come naturally to me.  It should, like breathing, right, but doesn’t.  There is so much that I think about during the course of the day that I want to talk…