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: 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”

5 Things: Largest Euro Dessert Edition

5 Things: Largest Euro Dessert Edition Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the couple who received more than just clams to celebrate their 34th wedding anniversary. Isn’t it cute that they decided to keep it? Well, even if the only extra that you got from your anniversary dinner was heartburn, itContinue reading “5 Things: Largest Euro Dessert 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: A Sicilian in Staten Edition

Happy (Black) Friday! Hope you had a great week like those folks who got to take home leftovers from grandma’s house. My sweet grandma is gone many years now but Mum made one of her famous pie recipes for that touch of nostalgia and, yes, there were leftovers! Just a quick note: This is theContinue reading “5 Things: A Sicilian in Staten Edition”