Things that go on in my house

How some people in my house make plans

Iseult:   So, Mama, can I go to the Fair on Friday night? Me:        Who else is going? Iseult:   I don’t know.  Friends. Me:        What time were you planning to go? Iseult:   I don’t know.  Sometime in the evening. Me:        How were you planning to get there? Iseult:   I don’t know.  Maybe you could drive us.… Continue reading How some people in my house make plans


Sunday Sillies

Am I the only person who continues to be miffed that Pluto was dissed by the so-called scientific community. Honestly, some people have too much time on their hands.  Get a job and leave the solar system alone! Support Pluto and get your T-shirt NOW!

Once Upon a Time

Time Well Spent and Remembered

224 Rue de Rivoli, Paris, is home to the legendary Librairie Galignani, "the first English bookshop established on the continent". We shopped there a lot. It's where I acquired "Anne of Green Gables" and "Daddy LongLegs"; where my mother purchased her Mills & Boons romances and Jean Plaidy novels;  where my brothers found their Asterix comics and books… Continue reading Time Well Spent and Remembered