Fat Tuesday and a Contest!


Tuesday (tomorrow) is Mardi Gras, or Fat Tuesday for those of you who don’t know the lingo. Not having been raised Catholic and having grown up in a north Louisiana city that did not publicly celebrate this religious holiday, I didn’t … Continue reading

Follow the bouncing ball! (And a contest)


Do you remember “Sing Along with Mitch”?  Just follow the bouncing ball.  Well, if you’re too young to remember, you can always ask Google, but it was an old black and white TV show in the mid 60s show wherein … Continue reading

Hello Baby!


Open my kitchen drawer and there, nestled among the hot pads, koozies, and clothes pins, you just might see . . . three little plastic babies.  And then you would scratch your head like Stan Laurel and do a double … Continue reading