I received a spa gift certificate for my 60th birthday. I put it in my drawer, weeks and months passed, and finally five months later I made an appointment. I have only been to a spa a couple of times in my life. I had a massage once and a facial twice. I figured a spa experience was a wonderful … [Read more...] about The Spa Experience
My husband and I flew to Orlando, Florida a couple of weeks ago. We were lucky enough to be upgraded to first class, thanks to my husband’s extensive traveling. We arrived at the airport early and spent the first hour in the airline club. It was holiday time and few business people were traveling. … [Read more...] about From First Class to Commoner
Every day we read about the sad state of the American waistline. It is fast disappearing, replaced by an ever-expanding girth increasingly difficult to fit comfortably in planes, trains, or molded bus seats. It is an epidemic charitable organizations and government agencies such as the Food and Drug … [Read more...] about How to Feel Thin in One Day
Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes. Half-time takes twelve minutes. This is no coincidence. -Erma Bombeck … [Read more...] about Happy Holiday Everyone!
Thanksgiving focuses my thoughts on food and the first holiday feast. I am not cooking dinner this year, but will be making a couple of dishes to take to our family banquet. We are members of a CSA – Community Supported Agricultural group. Every week we receive a box of fresh herbs and vegetables. … [Read more...] about The First Thanksgiving Feast
I have never been stylish or trendy or classy, ever, in my entire life. When I was a teenager Twiggy was the model du jour. She was ultra-skinny with long, stick thin legs and knobby knees. I am short, chunky, with too many pounds, and large breasts. Twiggy must have had breasts, but you would not … [Read more...] about Fashionable Finally! at Sixty