May is National Pet Month, but the cat and the dog at our house are already celebrating, getting lots of extra attention. Both have new haircuts. Both are being fed lots of treats.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
This year for Easter my family is going to go ahead and serve a traditional ham, but what we're looking forward to the most is marinated and barbecued Cornish game hens, split into halves.
“Tie a yellow ribbon round the old oak tree.” Well, it wasn’t yellow, as in the Tony Orlando & Dawn song, but purple, and it wasn’t just oak trees, but elm, willow, pine, all sorts of trees, deciduous an
CITY OFFICIALS GETTING SERIOUS ABOUT WATER — “Some people just believe water arrives at the spigot.
The trial of athlete Oscar Pistorius in Pretoria, South Africa, presents contrasts between the judicial practices of the South Africans and those of our courts.
“If I tell you I’m good, you would probably think I am boasting. If I tell you I’m no good, you know I’m lying.”
— Bruce Lee
We are informed that many scientists, especially astronomers are sure earth is not the only place in the universe where life exists.