It gets away quickly when you’re not paying attention, doesn’t it? It’s been a dismal start to the year so far, but I have HIGH hopes for the rest of it…beginning tomorrow. Why? Because it’s Chinese New Year, signifying the beginning of the Year of the Horse. Guess what I am? Yep…..a Horse. 🙂 Not… Continue reading Time Flies…
You know what happy people do? They sing in the rain. They smile in the face of adversity. They pick themselves up after a fall. They see the glass as half full, representing hope instead of the half emptiness of despair. They laugh. They make jokes during stressful moments. They pursue hobbies. They love. I’m… Continue reading Shiny, Happy People
It’s taken me quite some time to get to this place in life, and I mostly like the person I am. Sure, I have my moments, things get me down sometimes. Who doesn’t? Life is like that, I guess. Hard work, sweat, tears, blood. It hasn’t been all bad, of course. But when things were… Continue reading I’m Finally FREE!
This post removed because of family drama. 😦
My mom and I are in Casey, Illinois to visit my dad and assorted other family members. Casey’s annual Popcorn Festival is this weekend, they had a GREAT classic car show! Here are some pics!
I read this article a few months ago and then forgot about it, but I’m constantly fascinated by the origin of names and words, and pronunciation of common terms in different regions, so I revisited it today. This study from North Carolina State (I’m a Tar Heel fan….still interesting, LOL) depicts those very differences in… Continue reading Colloquialisms……AKA, it’s pe-KAHN! 🙂