Questions: What’s the tallest building you’ve been to the top of? Sears Tower (now officially Willis Tower, but Chicagoans still call it Sears Tower) – 104 floors! I went up by elevator but my 78-year-old brother-in-law climbs the stairs to the top once a year! Amazing! What do you do to keep fit?Not enough, especially […]Read More SYW: Skyscrapers, Keeping Fit, and U.S. Politics
The Bird Weekly photo challenge this week invites us to share the feathered friends that visit or live in our home space. We have a lot of birds on the campus of our senior community, but I am only including those who actually come into our yard – ducks, geese, and robins! Although this particular […]Read More Bird Weekly: Feathered Friends
Fandango’s Provocative Question this week is about lying:How many times have you heard the expression “honesty is the best policy”? We are taught from a very young age to not lie. We are reminded that the key to trust is honesty. And yet, most people lie, whether it’s a “little white lie,” a lie to […]Read More FPQ #91: Liars, Deceivers and Enablers
Here are my answers for Melanie’s weekly Share Your World challenge. Questions: Are we “here” or do we just think we are? (A metaphysical question today folks.) Can you prove your point of view?I think we are here and our existence on this tiny blue dot of a planet in the solar system is real. […]Read More SYW: To Be or Not to Be: Is That the Question?
Monday = Melanie’s Share Your World! Here are the questions: When was the last time you tried something new? How did that go for you?This would have to be before Covid. Last year, our library book club read a book called The Lager Queen of Minnesota. It was about three generations of women in a […]Read More SYW: On Beer, Age, Dead Bodies & Halloween
Grandpa & grandson: kinda weird or two of a kind? You decide! And because I had to cut off their lovely legs & feet to make the above photo square, I kind of thought I should post the entire photo too! (Notice their socks!!) Posted for Becky’s October Kinda Squares #3.Read More Kinda Square #3: Two Kinda Weird Guys!
Fandango’s provocative question #88 is this: To what degree have you been able to control the course that your life has taken? Or is being in control of your life just an illusion? I watched a science program the other day that discussed unanswered questions posed by quantum physics, such as the possibility that everything that […]Read More FPQ: Self-Control in an Out of Control World
I’m combining Dr. Tanya’s 5 Things and PC Guy IV’s Truthful Tuesday, both of which are about one of my favorite subjects: EATING! This is possibly the first time I’m participating in Truthful Tuesday but I like PC Guy’s questions so probably will again. The Questions for this week on Truthful Tuesday: Are you an […]Read More 5 Things & Truthful Tuesday: On the Subject of Eating
This is the last week for Roger Shipp’s Harry Potter related questions, connecting to Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Melanie’s Muggle Share Your World questions follow Roger’s. Roger’s Magical, Mystical Questions: Have you ever driven the wrong way on a one-way street? How did this come about?Yes, but not intentionally, only because I didn’t […]Read More SYW/HP: Playing the Piano, Delicious Salads, Irritants, and more
Here are Roger and Melanie serving up some interesting questions this week in Share Your World Meets Harry Potter. Roger’s Magical, Mystical Questions: You have just been gifted a magic wand that specializes in completing household chores. You can request the completion of only two household chores. Which chores would you assign your wand to […]Read More SYW/HP: On Household Chores, Love & Marriage, Speaking One’s Mind and Happiness