No “5 Things” this week

Happy Friday and Happy Long Weekend in the US! Due to conflicting demands this week, there will be no “5 Things” this week. However, I want to ask you all to pray for the community of Uvalde, Texas and for our brothers and sisters in Ukraine who deal with horrors daily. I also want toContinue reading “No “5 Things” this week”

5 Things: Swan Song Pasta Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the proprietors of a UK pub that got to keep its name. Even more amusing, they received a framed apology. It’s good that the publishers of Vogue Magazine recognize seniority and that the pub owners have such a good sense of humor! Could you imagineContinue reading “5 Things: Swan Song Pasta Edition”

5 Things: Spring Pawpaw Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all spoiled your mothers and motherly folks as they deserved. Well, even if your week started like the gentleman who got an abbreviated seminar on how to land a plane while he was supposed to be landing, it is Friday, friends. You know that means it’s time to kick back withContinue reading “5 Things: Spring Pawpaw Edition”

5 Things: Promised Mom Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you had a great week like a delightful certain someone who got to grandma and grandpa’s house. What a cutie and so smart! Wouldn’t you agree? Well, even if your week was nowhere near as delightful and you forgot that Sunday is Mother’s Day in the US (hint, hint), it is Friday,Continue reading “5 Things: Promised Mom Edition”

5 Things: Moon Mayor Mac Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all have a great week like the 11 Ukrainian refugees who were given a surprising place to stay. A lovely gesture! Hopefully, also a bit of a comfort to the displaced people while they’re away from home. Well, even if your week didn’t go quite as planned, it is Friday, myContinue reading “5 Things: Moon Mayor Mac Edition”

5 Things: Tolkien Rice Guy Edition

Happy Friday! Hope that you all had a great week like the scientists from the University of Michigan who successfully shrunk liver tumors with sound waves. No doubt they are enjoying a major sense of accomplishment right now and could help many people in the future. Well, even if your greatest accomplishment this week wasContinue reading “5 Things: Tolkien Rice Guy Edition”

5 Things: Crafty Granny Easter Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the folks in Birmingham who had a special surprise in a pub. That Ed Sheeran is a class act! Well, even if the only sing-a-long you enjoyed this week was alone and blasting music in the car, it is Friday! You know that means thatContinue reading “5 Things: Crafty Granny Easter Edition”

5 Things: Orange Hood Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like those of us serial typo offenders who learned that we might actually be getting an “edit” button on Twitter! What a massive relief. I can’t emphasize that enough. 🙂 Well, even if an “edit” button doesn’t quite fix the typos that you’ve experienced this week,Continue reading “5 Things: Orange Hood Edition”

5 Things: Chocolate Glitter Ambition Edition

Happy Friday and Happy April! Hope you all had a great week like a North Carolina dad who received a new kidney and gained a friend in the process. What an act of selflessness! Well, even if selflessness was difficult to find this week, you’ve made it to Friday, my friends! And you know thatContinue reading “5 Things: Chocolate Glitter Ambition Edition”

5 Things: Inconceivable Spam Palace Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the bride who had a famous face appear in some of her wedding photos. This would be a fun dinner party story to tell for many years to come. And no doubt those photos will be displayed in a place of honor on the mantleContinue reading “5 Things: Inconceivable Spam Palace Edition”