Design Flaws

It was hard for me to figure it out. I watched clips on YouTube. I google image searched. Finally I decided the miracle cherry pie from theTwin Peaks diner appears to be a plain double crust and therefore would not be the perfect image for today’s post. Instead, you can probably find it near you…

Anne with an E {review}

Note: No major spoilers in this review of Anne with an E. It discusses only the first two episodes of the seven part series. Listening as Mom read chapters from Anne of Green Gables at bedtime is a cherished childhood memory. Old enough (8 or 9?) to read L. M. Montgomery’s book myself, I appreciated…

Health Care First

In my babysitter days, inevitably I faced a problem. Splitting resources like desserts led to fights. Until I discovered a way around it: make one kid the cutter and the other one the chooser. Problem solved. When you prepare for others what you must consume, servings even out. In case you haven’t noticed, there’s a…

The Jaws of Strife

Living with a disability means unexpected complications pop up like tulips in the spring sunshine. But, disability doesn’t own the market of inconvenience. Problems are part of life. I was at work the other day updating accounts and preparing lawsuits. I remove staples by habit as duplicates are required in a legal office and staples…

A Pair of Glasses Cases

This year I received an updated Rx for eyeglasses at my low vision appointment. My doctor recommended I try a second pair for reading at the computer, a middle distance focus to reduce the lean-in tendency. I agreed. Stockton and I traveled over to the optician to shop. Selecting frames from the brightly lit wall…