What I Learned This Week: #232

Monday, February 28 – Sunday, March 6, 2022 The Week in Renewal: My birthday was this week, and more than New Year’s, my birthday is my reset day. If I’m going to make a change, say, trying to shed some pandemic pounds, that starts after my birthday week. Yes, I celebrate the whole week. WhyContinue reading “What I Learned This Week: #232”

What I Learned This Week: #229

Monday, February 7 – (Super Bowl) Sunday, February 13, 2021 The Week in Broadway: The second of my Broadway Across America shows rolled into town this week, the classic My Fair Lady. Despite the excellence of the music, I was hesitant to see the show because of the wildly out of date sexism in theContinue reading “What I Learned This Week: #229”

What I Learned This Week: #151

Monday, June 29 – Sunday, July 5 The Week in Confinement Returns: This week felt very similar to how I felt during the height of the Confinement, but a little sadder. This time people are actually out socializing and I’m often not. I’m not hiding out, but I’m not taking every opportunity to mingle withContinue reading “What I Learned This Week: #151”

What I Learned This Week: #106

Monday, June 3 – Sunday, June 9 The Week in Years: I went to a 100 year Birthday party this week. Frank was born in 1920 as the Great Flu Epidemic was winding down. He served during WWII and survived all the greatness and tumultuousness since. He’s a bit hard of hearing and loves eatingContinue reading “What I Learned This Week: #106”

What I Learned This Week: #46

Sunday, April 8  – Saturday, April 14   The Week in Peanuts: As I write this, my Cincinnati Reds are 2 and 13. Gosh, that hurts. At least I can enjoy Reds-branded peanuts, or so I thought. In a great cosmic joke, I bought them last week at 2 for $3 and this week theyContinue reading “What I Learned This Week: #46”