Rocking the Jar Salad

                    Last week, Mack and I took a great road trip down a portion of Old Route 66. We were able … Continue Reading →

All Because Two People Fell in Love

June 12 would have been my parents’ 64th anniversary. Movie star beautiful, they were married when she was just 18 and he was 21. Their love story, unconventional though it … Continue Reading →


    I have wanted to visit Taos, New Mexico since my freshman year at Texas Tech in 1973. Back then, all of the cool kids went to Taos on … Continue Reading →


Her obituary said, “She spent 12 academic years in Denton, where she was an associate professor at Texas Woman’s University, and where she mentored several successful doctoral candidates, with whom … Continue Reading →

The Nana Rules

I am not a genius, but I am smart enough to know that my involvement with my grandchildren is based on gracious access granted by my son and daughter-in-law. I … Continue Reading →