November 09, 2010 Brief Poem

Autumn stay please

For this time

Warm sun breeze

Cold night time

Color fall leaves

Fall back time

Stand bare trees

Before snow time

September 13, 2010 Brief Quote

Quotable Women

If you have made mistakes

. . . there is always another chance

for you . . .you may have a fresh start

any moment you choose,

for this thing we call “failure”

is mot the falling down,

but the staying down.

–Mary Pickford (1893-1979)

American actress

Aspartame with a New Name

The more facts we have, the more informed decisions we are able to make for ourselves and our families. My family has learned to read the labels and investigate the truth about what is listed. You will want to read this Aspartame update.
Have a great day,

Happy Birthday Brief Remarks

Wow, it almost got away from me, I almost forgot my blogs 3rd birthday, August 10, 2010!

Here is Brief Remarks birthday tree

I got so busy with life and getting everyone ready for a new school year including myself, that this month has been a bit of a blur. Many kids in and out, run here, run there, and don’t forget this or that. Oops… I must remember… not to forget anything…lol

New Month Needs A New Calendar Page

Oh my, how time is fling by this summer. I just printed out the August 2010 calendar page.

We love our cordless electric lawn mower

We just finished mowing the front yard with our favorite lawn mower. This lawn mower was a very good investment…


I grew up with practical parents. A mother, God love her, who washed aluminum foil after she cooked in it, then reused it. She was the original recycle queen, before they had a name for it…

July 24 2010 Brief Quote

Quotable Women

You must do the thing
you think you cannot do.

Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962)
American Stateswoman

Where and When Did Badminton Originate

I was thinking about the game Badminton and began to wonder when and where the game originated. Yes, one of those brief thoughts as I was putting away the groceries.

June 13, 2010 Brief Quote

Quotable Women

A woman’s life can really be
a succession of lives,
each revolving around
some emotionally compelling situation
or challenge,
and each marked off
by some intense experience.

Wallis, Duchess Of Windsor