Pandemic Winter Plan!

• MY NEXT 20 YEARS OF LIVING   6 HOURS AGO
Winter 2020-2021 will be a “stay at home” winter.  Past winters were filled with regularly scheduled out-of-the-house …

20 Fun Family Winter Activities

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   6 HOURS AGO
20 Fun Family Winter Activities These ideas for fun family winter activities will totally cure cabin fever and help your fa…

Dollar Tree Santa Dinosaur Ornament Craft

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   7 HOURS AGO
Dollar Tree Santa Dinosaur Ornament Craft This Dollar Tree Santa Dinosaur Ornament craft is really easy to make and totally…

Jingle Bells Bracelet Craft for Kids

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   8:26 PM ON FRI DEC 4 2020
Jingle Bells Bracelet Craft for Kids Make this festive Jingle Bells Bracelet craft with your kids this holiday season. Grea…

Snowman Charm Bracelet Craft For Kids To Make

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   1:38 PM ON FRI DEC 4 2020
Snowman Charm Bracelet Craft For Kids To Make Your kids will love to make this snowman charm bracelet craft to give to frie…

Peppermint Charm Bracelet Craft for Kids to Make

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   12:06 PM ON FRI DEC 4 2020
Peppermint Charm Bracelet Craft for Kids to Make This Peppermint Charm Bracelet Craft is the perfect Christmas gift for kid…

The Best Virtual Santa Visits For Kids!

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   10:43 AM ON FRI DEC 4 2020
The Best Virtual Santa Visits For Kids! Do you want your kids to interact with Santa but sitting on his lap is out of the q…

Robert Tennenbaum, who next to Jim Rouse, was …

• HOCO CONNECT   9:54 AM ON FRI DEC 4 2020
          Jim Rouse is justifiably the “Father of Columbia” but Bob Tennenbaum is a close sec…

This Herman funny made me think of Trump

• HOCO CONNECT   4:57 AM ON THU DEC 3 2020
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Just for fun!!

• MY NEXT 20 YEARS OF LIVING   4:00 AM ON THU DEC 3 2020
My grand daughter calls me (with her mother or father’s help and their cell phone) several times a week.  It is one of…

Christmas Charm Bracelet Craft For Kids To Make

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   10:56 AM ON WED DEC 2 2020
Christmas Charm Bracelet Craft For Kids To Make Your kids will love to make this Christmas Charm Bracelet craft this holida…

Wallet Hub names Columbia the safest city in A…

• HOCO CONNECT   4:31 AM ON WED DEC 2 2020
          Jim Rouse would be proud of the city he created when the national awards keep our t…

Photo Snow Globe Craft Kids Can Make

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   9:04 PM ON TUE DEC 1 2020
Photo Snow Globe Craft Kids Can Make This Photo Snow Globe craft is a great decoration or gift kids can make for Christmas!…

Super Easy Christmas Tree Cone Ornament Craft …

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   7:21 PM ON TUE DEC 1 2020
Super Easy Christmas Tree Cone Ornament Craft for Kids This super cute Christmas Tree Cone Ornament craft for kids is reall…

Salt Dough Christmas Tree Ornament Craft For K…

• SUNSHINE WHISPERS   4:28 PM ON TUE DEC 1 2020
Salt Dough Christmas Tree Ornament Craft For Kids This salt dough Christmas Tree ornament craft is a classic and fun orname…

Giving Tuesday

• HOCO CONNECT   7:04 AM ON TUE DEC 1 2020
    The Tuesday after Thanksgiving has been designated as “Giving Tuesday” for the past few years.   I …

The Near Death and Resurrection of my "Be…

• MY NEXT 20 YEARS OF LIVING   12:39 PM ON MON NOV 30 2020
During the early days of the pandemic I was forced to accept many changes, one of which was that  my favorite knitting…

Guess the European city

• HOCO CONNECT   7:41 AM ON MON NOV 30 2020
 Nope.  Bolton Hill section of Baltimore…

A "Tool Lover" Shares

• MY NEXT 20 YEARS OF LIVING   1:49 AM ON SUN NOV 29 2020
I have a lot of hobbies.  Knitter, sometimes weaver, crocheter, lego builder, Kindle reader, Audible reader and as of …

The Most Impactful People of 2020

• STEVE CHARING OUTSPOKEN   4:12 PM ON SAT NOV 28 2020
For 93 years TIME magazine has awarded some form of the “Person of the Year.” It started out as Man of the Year (C…

COVID surge is here in Howard County

• HOCO CONNECT   4:49 AM ON SAT NOV 28 2020
    When November is over the number of cases of COVID-19 will have risen by more than 250% in Maryland and …

Thankful!

• MY NEXT 20 YEARS OF LIVING   6:57 AM ON FRI NOV 27 2020
Here I sit typing away at my computer at 5:30 am the day after Thanksgiving!  It is peaceful and comforting to have th…

Merriweather District all decorated for the Ho…

• HOCO CONNECT   5:02 AM ON FRI NOV 27 2020
    The plans for people living and working in the new Merriweather District have probably been impacted by the p…

Grateful During Unemployment

• MR. GARNER GOES TO WASHINGTON   12:30 PM ON THU NOV 26 2020
Two years have passed since I last scribed in this blog. Much life has transpired during that time. Too much to really unpa…

WKRP "Turkey Drop" episode

• HOCO CONNECT   8:06 AM ON THU NOV 26 2020
         You had to have a sense of humor that went to the absurd to enjoy the old sitcom cal…

Making Space #2

• MY NEXT 20 YEARS OF LIVING   8:05 AM ON WED NOV 25 2020
For some reason I am unable to confine myself to any kind of structure, rules or regulations.  It is a pattern that se…

We know how this ends

• HOCO CONNECT   4:55 AM ON WED NOV 25 2020
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New Columbia ice rink

• HOCO CONNECT   8:37 AM ON TUE NOV 24 2020
   OPEN NOVEMBER 21, 2020 – JANUARY 31, 2021″The new Color Burst Ice Rink at Merriweather District is open…

Embellished Jean Jacket

• A DITCHIN’ TIME QUILTS   3:23 PM ON MON NOV 23 2020
 J Crew jean jacket / size 2THow did I do it?Tilda Fabric with other scrapsI measured the space on the jacket that a p…

A Shopping Mall, The Iraq War, and Me

• WHAT’S IN DAVE’S HEAD   8:25 PM ON SUN NOV 22 2020
A number of years ago I was director of corporate communications for a developer of large shopping and entertainment comple…