OneOldSage

Thoughts, Musings, and the Occassional Bit of Wisdom

A Tale of Two Moms…Happy Mother’s Day!

I read Anka’s post over at http://keepingitrealmom.com/2013/05/09/mothers-day-will-look-like-this/ and it brought back some good memories for me about Mother’s Days past. I’m fortunate enough to have two Moms; my first Mom … Continue reading

May 9, 2013 · Leave a Comment

“At the end of the day”…AARRGGHHH!

How often have you heard someone, usually a politician in my experience, say “at the end of the day…” whereby they follow it up with some profound statement related to … Continue reading

May 1, 2013 · 8 Comments

Remember When Air Travel Was Fun?

There was a point in our lives when getting there really was half the fun. No long line ups for security; no worries about getting a pat down that your … Continue reading

April 25, 2013 · Leave a Comment

So, what are you leaving your kids?

Have you ever heard someone ask that question? Or, maybe you’ve said it yourself in a different way. “What are we leaving the kids?” Or perhaps thought about it and … Continue reading

March 18, 2013 · Leave a Comment

The Journey – A Short Story

They’d planned this trip for a long time but they knew this was one trip he would take alone. In their fifty plus years of marriage, it wasn’t unusual for … Continue reading

January 27, 2013 · Leave a Comment

The Joy of the Written Word

Over the past few days I’ve received several new notifications from the Blogs I Follow.  If you check the link, you will find that I follow a pretty interesting group … Continue reading

January 19, 2013 · Leave a Comment

Things We Don’t Learn – No Matter How Old We Get…

Don’t you think, as we get older, we really should retain more of the lessons that we learned earlier in life? For example: I should know better than to eat … Continue reading

January 9, 2013 · Leave a Comment