Stash Diving – Why Does That Sound So Dirty?

Must be my evil mind – although I don’t know what I’m being evil about, LOL!  I took the opportunity this morning to frog a project I just knew I wasn’t going to finish – and another pair  of socks may actually happen someday – now that I’m no longer an anti-socker, thanks to the Yarn Harlot:).  I did find a lovely pattern booklet by the … Continue reading Stash Diving – Why Does That Sound So Dirty?

Thank you, Jacob Weisberg

Jacob Weisberg of Slate, the online news and commentary magazine, in an article titled, “W’s Greatest Hits: the top 25 Bushisms of all Times,”  collected 25 of his favorite “W” malapropisms – dubbed “Bushisms.”  His article was respectful and affectionate and I reprint the quotes from our former Prez here (and thanks to Barry E for the forwarding e-mail – it always pays to be … Continue reading Thank you, Jacob Weisberg

And The Crowd Went Wild!!!

Ok, dear readers, can you tell I’m just a LEEETLE bit excited about today’s festivities?  Well, multiply that by about 200 plus thousand and you’ve got a happy dance going on, people:) Our TV has been on all day, scene from scene from the Inauguration playing.  Despite everything we’ve been through as a country, we have one of those three lasting virtues: Hope! Now to … Continue reading And The Crowd Went Wild!!!

And the Inaugural Address!

My fellow citizens: I stand here today humbled by the task before us, grateful for the trust you have bestowed, mindful of the sacrifices borne by our ancestors. I thank President Bush for his service to our nation, as well as the generosity and cooperation he has shown throughout this transition. Forty-four Americans have now taken the presidential oath. The words have been spoken during … Continue reading And the Inaugural Address!