Category Archives: Thoughts for Thursday

Anything goes on Thursdays. You never know what we might be talking about – from a joke for the day to hot topics to those little things that make you go “hmmmmm”

Farewell to a friend

Just about two years ago, I had the great pleasure of being introduced to Mr. Don Langrehr. He was one of the kindest, happiest, chattiest men I had ever met. He sat and spoke with my husband about everything from his life … Continue reading

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Here we go again…

I was born, baptized and raised a Catholic, educated in a Catholic School for 12 years. After 83 years of life as a follower of Rome, I still consider myself a good “hickory” Catholic, as defined by my beloved mother-in-law, Agnes … Continue reading

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Embracing change

The Merriam Webster says, Change is the act of or instance of becoming different. It says nothing about change being bad or change being good. That, most of the time, is up to us. Last year at this time, I … Continue reading

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They’re not just for Pilgrims

Hey, all you hunters, there may now be some big game hunting out there that you have overlooked or just not aware that they have quietly slipped into the area in great numbers during the past few years. They qualify … Continue reading

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Didja Ever…?

Have you ever played that little game,”Didja ever’? I play it all the time around here, ‘specially since a penance has come a-callin’ and I am getting visitors on a regular basis. I love the lady who comes to take … Continue reading

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Are we too late?

One day it is time to get out the suntan lotion and a couple of beach towels because temps are nearing 70 degrees in the middle of January. Three days later we are facing the coldest part of winter. It’s just … Continue reading

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Teaching Our Children Respect – Another Idea

If things go as planned and March 2013 shows up like it is supposed to, I will have completed twenty years of retirement after a 40 year hitch at McGraw-Hill Inc. I left there in February 1993 and two weeks … Continue reading

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After Thoughts

We made it! We survived the end of civilization, predicted by the so-called Mayan experts, and a few days later another hectic season of Christmas celebrations slipped by. Now it is all part of our history. Most are enjoying this … Continue reading

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Welcome back Don!

In case you might be wondering just what the status of your Thursday blogger is, I have been in and out of Upper Chesapeake Medical three times since Labor Day,  fighting off one of our number one public enemies – … Continue reading

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Kilgore Falls – A must see in Maryland

It is nowhere near as high as the Angel and it is not even close to being as wide and wild as Niagara. Let’s face it, it is not even as tall as Muddy, but we love it just the … Continue reading

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