Christmas · Christmas cards · year-end

Round Up of 2018

Christmas cards aren’t part of my year-end routine…in fact they aren’t part of any time of the year routine for me. But, my half-sister, herself a blogger and columnist, sent out her annual ‘letter’ and I liked the format so I decided to follow her example. Trust me, this will be brief (11 paragraphs), and… Continue reading Round Up of 2018

Freedom · July 4th · protests · Uncategorized · United States

July 4, 2018

July 4, 2018 Can I celebrate this day the way I have past Independence Days: without thought, concern, doubt, fear, disgust, or alarm? The question plagues me as I watch the sun rise on this two hundred and forty-second birthday of the United States of America. On this day more than two centuries ago a… Continue reading July 4, 2018

Challenge · Color · Color Your World · Pictures · Uncategorized

Color Your World April 15-21

Jennifer’s weekly Color Your World always challenges me to find the perfect color matches. These are my contributions for April 15-21. https://tourmalinenow.com/2018/04/15/this-weeks-challenges-april-15-21-owpc-ww-cyw/   Pine Green                                Cadet Blue           Brick Red               … Continue reading Color Your World April 15-21

2018 · humor · Kari Lynn Collins · new car · reblog · used cars

Cruising into a New Year

This is a reblog of a post by a new, funny, and delightful friend, Kari Lynn Collins. The post expresses the end of the year in such a clever way. Hope you enjoy it, and visit her blog at http://onefunnybroad.com/cruising-into-a-new-year/#comment-3369   Cruising into a New Year It seems it is time to cruise into a new… Continue reading Cruising into a New Year