Share Your World April 2, 2018

Cee’s Share Your World this week: What was or is your favorite cartoon? There were cartoons called “Merry Melodies” when I was a kid.  There were some more famous ones from them like Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck, but my station had a slot in which they showed what I now think are older ones […]

Granola/Nut Bars

A while back I decided to start making healthier snacks and hunted for a good granola bar recipe.  While I’ve collected some more traditional recipes to try (s00n), the one I landed on was heavier on nuts and seeds than oatmeal and I liked the switch. The original recipe turned out to be a bit […]

Negotiating genealogy sites

I’ve always been interested in family history and joined Ancestry in 2009 with a free membership.  Since then, interest in genealogy has boomed and the landscape of places to build trees, explore DNA and find sources has grown to what sometimes feels like an untamed wilderness.  In a recent return to searching after a long […]

Women in collusion?

In the midst of the rising tide of stories of wrongdoing by men, I find myself feeling uncomfortable about more than my life-long knowledge of men’s generally condescending and sexually-based attitudes toward women.  One discomfort stems from a growing fury I’ve felt for years at younger generations of women who seemed to throw away all […]