Friday Flashback : Six Impossible Things Before Breakfast

I posted this around this time in 2018: ” Alice laughed,”There’s no use trying,”she said, “One can’t believe impossible things.” “I daresay you haven’t had much practice,” said the Queen, “When I was your age, I always did it for half an hour a day. Why, sometimes I believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.” These lines from Alice in Wonderland have always … Continue reading Friday Flashback : Six Impossible Things Before Breakfast

Fandango's February Expressions

FFE#10 — Barking up the wrong tree.

    ” I am always optimistic Positive, enthusiastic, inspired; Nothing can get me down. If you think you can discourage me, Or Or depress me with your criticism, Dude ! You’re barking up the wrong tree.”     Written for: Fandango’s February Expressions #10 — This, That, and The Other Barking up the wrong tree Each day during the month of February, at around … Continue reading FFE#10 — Barking up the wrong tree.

Share Your World 2-10-2020

I will post four or five different questions each week for you to answer. There are two ways which you can participate. Create a SYW post. Then post the link to your blog in my comment box or leave your answers in the comments box of my blog. To make it easy for others to […] via Share Your World 2-10-2020 — sparksfromacombustiblemind Questions: Do you … Continue reading Share Your World 2-10-2020

Fandango's February Expressions

F F E #6 — A Tribute to Women

A woman’s place is in the home, And in the office and hospital and bank, In car pools, soccer practice and piano lessons. At football matches, ballet school and dentist appointments. She is a home-maker, professional and care giver. A woman has many hats to wear and many shoes to fill. She cannot be restricted to one place.   written for : Fandango’s February Expressions … Continue reading F F E #6 — A Tribute to Women

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Fandango’s February Expressions #4

A fool and his/her money are soon parted. I have always loved to go shopping. Shoes, clothes, accessories, books : you get the picture. When I was a medical student and had to take tough exams, I used to reward myself by going shopping after each one. God bless my parents who used to support my “habit”. Later in life, retail therapy can always be … Continue reading Fandango’s February Expressions #4

share-your-world 2-3-2020

Melanie comes up with interesting and thought provoking questions for us answer every week: QUESTIONS: When was the last time you tried something new? Just this morning. A few months ago we bought a blue tooth photocopier/printer. It seemed too complicated for me to use and I have been dependent on my kids for all my printing and photocopying since. But this morning I decided … Continue reading share-your-world 2-3-2020

Fandango’s February Expressions #2

“Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.” Nope ! Not really. Carpe diem! Seize the day! Take the bull by the horns. Opportunity seldom knocks twice. He who hesitates is lost !   All my life, I have tried to tread carefully,weighing pros and cons in everything I do. Yet I have always admired those who can act on impulse.   Image courtesy Pixabay … Continue reading Fandango’s February Expressions #2