When Harry Meets Salty

The Popcorn Pageantry of Harry Kalenberg By: Debra Goldie Jones |  I  eat popcorn so fast I only stop to breathe when the bowl is empty. Not so, however, when […]

Call Me a (Water) Taxi!

By: Debra Goldie Jones I want to live in a tiny house on stilts, in the middle of George Bush Turnpike, on the overpass between I-30 and Route 66. The […]

How To Talk with a Constant Interrupter

Polite conversation is a wonderful way to get to know people, express opinions, and exchange ideas. But the chat goes flat real fast when one side interrupts before you finish […]

A (Zoom) Room of One’s Own

Darcy has a 10 AM coffee with her best friend, after which she’ll see her doctor for a quick consultation. At 2 PM, she’s giving a report to the team […]

Gratifying Gift Giving

Create a unique photo book for family and friends Photo by Debra Goldie Jones ~ Gift-giving gets harder the older I get. Most of my friends are either downsizing or […]

One Woman’s Kitsch is Another Mom’s Tchotchke

My mother, bless her heart, could have used an extra bathroom. With four kids claiming the bathroom upstairs and the downstairs “utility room” overflowing with loads of laundry, she resorted […]

How Do I Love Thee? Let Me Count the Hairs

Valentine’s Day will soon be upon us, and, depending on your perspective (and Facebook status), you may regard it as a hint from Cupid’s bow or a hit for Hallmark’s […]