Like any other year, 2018 had its ups and downs. Fortunately, life was mostly ‘up’ for our little family (Ed, Jasper and myself) in 2018. Indeed, I survived jumping off a building. :-) We rang in the New Year with friends at McDowell Mountain Regional Park in Arizona. Respecting the need to retain the sanctity of ‘RV midnight’ (8 PM), we celebrated London England’s transition to 2018 … [Read more...]
Rants, raves and thoughts about topics such as politics and religion.
Yes, you are reading that correctly. I'm listing my 2019 achievements now, at the beginning of the year, and writing as if I've already accomplished each. I hope that doing so will prove more motivational than writing a to-do list. So here goes... … [Read more...]
Season's Greetings to ALL! As the sun sets on 2018, I'd like to thank you for the gift of your friendship/readership and wish you and yours every happiness this holiday season and throughout the coming year. Hugs, Ros P.S. This picture is of Jasper the Chocolate Labrador enjoying the sunset on a hike at Catalina State Park in Oro Valley, Arizona. … [Read more...]
The following is my personal reading list for the summer of 2018. Because Ed and I split our year between living on the lake in summer and snowbirding down in Arizona over the winter, my 'summer' extends from April through November. :-) As such, I will continue to add to this list until the end of October, so stay tuned! Please note, I've split up the reading list below into 2 sections - the … [Read more...]
Journalism is a serious profession. Journalism is both the activity and product of gathering, assessing, creating, and presenting news and information. Real journalists vet their prospects and confirm the information they receive prior to publishing. However, in today's world of fake news, it might be worthwhile to vet the vetters, i.e. take a look at who is delivering your news. To that … [Read more...]