Category Archives: Daily Prompt

Milk Delivery Days

When I was growing up in the 1960s, our family had a milk man.  I can remember Mr. Taylor’s bluish gray milk truck like it was yesterday.  We had a silver insulated “milk porch box” on the back porch where … Continue reading

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Toothbrush Unpopularity

I played the trumpet in the band from fifth grade through 12th grade. School bands have to do a lot of fundraisers to raise money to go to festivals, marching competitions, pay for uniforms, music, etc. I sold a lot … Continue reading

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Substandard Housekeeping and When Deep Cleaning the Bedroom Wasn’t Such a Good Idea

My mother was a lousy housekeeper. She was the first to admit it. My father always said he knew this about her before they married and he loved her just the same and chose to marry her anyway. As a … Continue reading

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Sunday Glory

  Today’s post is in response to the WordPress one-word daily prompt: Lust  For everything in the world—the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes,and the pride of life—comes not from the Father but from the world. 1 John … Continue reading

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Tea Time

I’m a BIG tea drinker. I’m a southern girl so I love sweet iced tea with lemon (it has to have the lemon y’all)! Many years ago I worked with a man who loved iced tea and drank it often. … Continue reading

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Fragrance

This post is in response to the WordPress one-word daily prompt: Fragrance Favorite spring fragrances Honeysuckle Wisteria Irises Roses Freshly mowed grass Favorite summer fragrances Swimming pools Salty ocean breezes Appalachian mountain air Rain Favorite fall fragrances Cinnamon Pumpkin bread … Continue reading

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Vintage Dog Food and Nostalgia

I was watching an old Johnny Carson show from the 1970s the other night when Johnny mentioned Gaines Burgers. I looked at my husband and said, “Aww, Gaines burgers! I had forgotten all about those!” Hubby, who didn’t have dogs … Continue reading

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