Category A Little Personal

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy and Lucy Do Dishes

“So Twiggy. We have a golden opportunity right here.” “What do you mean? The dishwasher is unattended. Check it out. I’ll keep an eye out.” “Okay, but what do I do when I get there?” “Goodness. Don’t tell me you’ve never done the dishes?” “Isn’t that what a dishwasher does?” “No, yes. I mean, look […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy and Lucy After the Frost

“Well, Little One, it sure is a lot warmer this morning.” “You can say that again. I hate those cold temperatures.” “Yeah, I do too. I wonder if any plants were hurt with the freeze.” “Freeze? What do you mean?” “When the temperature goes below 32 degrees Fahrenheit or zero Celsius, it is called a […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy and Lucy Think About 2022

Well, Little One, the year 2021 is almost finished.” “Do we get another one?” “Why yes, we get another one. It’s called 2022.” “So why do the years keep changing?” “Gee, no one has ever asked me that before.” “You have to wonder. The same question could be, why do the clocks change?” “The years […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy and Lucy in Photos

“Hey, Lucy. I thought you didn’t like sweaters.” “Mom wants a photo with me in it.” “Wow. You are barely in it.” “I know it’s a little tight.” Hey Mom. Lucy’s sweater is too tight.” “It will be fine for one photo.” “Thanks anyway, Little One. Might need a Supreme Court ruling.” “Tell you what, […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy’s New Toy

“What’s that, Little One?” “My new toy. It’s called a green stick.” “What’s it taste like?” “Humm. Let me see.” “Well?” “I think it tastes like a margarita.” “Wait a minute. You have never had a margarita.” “I know, but I’m thinking a margarita would taste like my green stick.” “I wonder if the big […]

A Little Personal – In memory of My Friend Charlie

  Ten years ago tomorrow, I lost a dear friend.  His name is Charles L. Gruner, but I always called him Charlie. Charlie and I met in 1982 when I moved from the East Coast to the Midwest. The company I worked for was headquartered there, and I was given an opportunity that I couldn’t […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Lucy and Twiggy Get New Beds

“Hey, you guys. Mama bought you both a present.” “What is it?” “Follow me.” “Brand new faux fur beds.” “Dad. Did you say fox fur?” “No faux, which means false.” “Smells false too.” “Hey, Lucy. Give it a try. It’s very soft. Memory foam and all.” “You go ahead, little one. I’ll watch.” “This one […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Lucy and Twiggy Back to Nature

“Where are you going?” “Just out back here. I want to check the flowers.” “Sound fun. I want to help.” “Okay, by me. I was just going to have a sniff.” “Look in this little pot. What is this?” “Hmmm. Can’t see from here. I’ll have to come over there.” “Your eyes okay? You should […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Happy Thanksgiving From Our House to Yours

“We are wishing you all a Happy Thanksgiving, right, Twiggy?” “Uh..Oh, yeah, Right.” “Where was your head, Little one.” “On the turkey smell coming from the house.” “Does smell good.” “I’m thinking of an Olympic counter surf, Lucy.” “Try to control yourself. There will be plenty.” “Not my strongest suit.” Comments are closed since we […]

Wednesday – A Little Out of the Ordinary with Lucy and Twiggy

“Since tomorrow is Thanksgiving Dad decided to let us have Wednesday.” “You look a little strange. Do you feel okay?” “Hey Dad. What’s up with the cartoon?” “I’m trying to see if you two would make it in a children’s book.” “That seems like a good idea. Can’t we just be ourselves?” “I’m not sure […]