Monthly Archives: May 2011

Homily for Mama


May 21, Mama passed away.  She led a long, rich, full life, and always wanted a true celebration at the end.  For her service, she wanted each grandchild and great-grand, to have a flower in their hand, so you bought … Continue reading

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Tacky (city)


Mama had a certain expression back in the day that covered the gamut of faux pas.  If she saw a woman out in public in hair curlers, she would thin her lips and shake her head and utter sotto voce, … Continue reading

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AOL= (any) (old) (lady)


You are very proud to announce that you still have an AOL address.  Yet often, you feel a wee bit embarrassed when quoting it.  Whether it be inside the Apple store, or online with J. Crew–or any of the other … Continue reading

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Girl Trips: What do Women Talk About?


Ah, the eternal question:  WHAT on earth do women talk about while they are on these ‘girl getaways?’ Men, listen up; here’s EXACTLY what is discussed, in alpha order: Books.  Who is reading what.  And why, for example, did “The … Continue reading

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