Here in the neighborhood, we pride ourselves on our manners. We say “Yes, ma’am.” We say “Thank you.” We wave to everybody and smile. That’s just how we were raised. Even our leaf piles are polite.
The color yellow has been on my mind lately as I walk around the neighborhood. It’s a bright, sunny color of summer, true. But it is also the color of school crossings, school buses, and #2 pencils. As the summer … Continued
When I see “For Sale” signs in the neighborhood I always wonder why. Is a growing family moving to a larger house? Is an older couple downsizing? Is a person moving across the country for a dream job? But when … Continued
Nothing says “Merry Christmas” like a beautiful green wreath with a happy red bow. And maybe a big “Beware of the Dog” sign underneath it. Happy Howlidays from my neighborhood to yours! * Follow along with me on … Continued