5 Things: Just Enough Minions Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the folks who found out that their student loans will be wiped out. As one of that category, I’m still a little shocked. Also, there’s still a little feeling of “I’ll believe it when I see it.” To be continued! Well, even if there isn’tContinue reading “5 Things: Just Enough Minions Edition”

5 Things: Lost House Hippo Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the folks in Ukraine who had a little bright spot in the form of some nesting storks. What beautiful birds! Well, even if there was no such symbol of hope in your corner of the world this week, it is finally FRIDAY! And you knowContinue reading “5 Things: Lost House Hippo Edition”

5 Things: Docu-choco Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you had a great week like those who discovered that playing sports in school was good for more than just learning “teamwork.” Interesting study! Well, even if the closest you came to catching a ball was “playing” outfield during phys ed so that you didn’t actually have to do anything, it’s Friday,Continue reading “5 Things: Docu-choco Edition”

5 Things: Borderline Space Microwave Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the folks blessed by a unique plumber. What a lovely way to serve others! Don’t you agree?  Well, even if you weren’t fortunate enough to avoid costly plumbing repairs this week, we’ve made it to Friday, friends! You know that also means it’s time to checkContinue reading “5 Things: Borderline Space Microwave Edition”

5 Things: Starry Frisson Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the owner of a certain letter by Frank Sinatra who brought it to Antique Roadshow. Talk about good news! Well, even if your collection is far from Antique Roadshow-worthy, it is Friday, my friends! You know that means it’s time to find a quiet spotContinue reading “5 Things: Starry Frisson 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”

5 Things: Minion Pancake Hug Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the sweet grandfather who gave up nearly everything to see his granddaughter educated. Spoiler: Some kind strangers made sure that he, too, was well taken care of. It does the heart good to see that such a selfless man with a difficult life is shownContinue reading “5 Things: Minion Pancake Hug Edition”

5 Things: Electric Ear Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the stranded drivers who met an unexpected rescuer. Or maybe you were able to take advantage of 50%-off Valentine’s candy? Well, even if you didn’t get those half-price Kit Kats and felt pretty stranded yourself, you’ve made it to Friday, my friend! You know thatContinue reading “5 Things: Electric Ear Edition”

5 Things: Jazzy Oreo Sleep Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a wonderful week like the three children who were saved by a brave bystander and the swift actions of first responders. Wow! Well, even if the rest of us weren’t able to do something so heroic this week, it’s Friday! You know that means it’s time to whip upContinue reading “5 Things: Jazzy Oreo Sleep Edition”

Advent 2021: Day 19

Good morning! You know one of the best things about this time of the year? Watching Christmas movies without seeming weird. And, yes, I will watch a Christmas movie in July should the mood strike. There’s just something nice about a Christmas movie story. Whether it’s the cynical business person heading home to a smallContinue reading “Advent 2021: Day 19”