Category Archives: Family

Dumpster Diving

It was the mustard that evoked the memory.  I was digging through the garbage in the parking lot at Mohonk Preserve, looking for the membership cards that I’d accidently thrown out with the trash and trying not to touch anything … Continue reading

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How To Get Rid of Unwanted Dinner Guests and Other Pests

I grew up in the country, so not many people just “dropped by” my house, unannounced.  Even when gas was less than a dollar a gallon, people called before they made the drive.  When people did drop by out of … Continue reading

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A Few Degrees Off Course

My family used to joke that the only thing we did well together was cook.  It may be true.  While knife bearing Texans are perhaps almost as frightening as any group of people who take their right to bear arms … Continue reading

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