Vacations – for better or for worse

The Brady Bunch always had the best vacations. The '70s sitcom family of nine (mom, dad, three girls and three boys from previous marriages, and housekeeper Alice) would joyfully  pile into their trusty station wagon and immediately start singing fun traveling songs - in perfect harmony. All six kids got along. And they were all … Continue reading Vacations – for better or for worse

Fortune cookie wisdom

Long before we had ‘tweets’ we had these great little treats (sorry, I couldn’t resist!) called fortune cookies, and I’m so glad they’re still around for our enlightenment and enjoyment. If your family’s like mine, you go around and read the little paper ‘fortunes’ to each other and even try to pronounce the word in … Continue reading Fortune cookie wisdom