Recipes for Happiness: Strawberries and Memories

Fondue, Jell-O molds, Quiches, Baked Alaska….. These were all recipes that filled my strawberry adorned accordion Recipe Box in 1976. Those bright red strawberries with vibrant leaves seemed to pop out with color and the little box had a red ribbon tie to close and keep my recipes safe. It was a almost a ritual […] Continue Recipes for Happiness: Strawberries and Memories

Point and Click

“Men don’t care what’s on TV, they only care what else is on TV.” Jerry Seinfeld Television was first broadcast in the U.S. on  July 2, 1928. The Federal Radio Commission authorized C. F. Jenkins to broadcast from experimental station W3XK in Wheaton Maryland, a suburb of Washington, D.C. For the first eighteen months, 48-line […] Continue Point and Click

Take Me To Your Leader

“Warning! Take Cover! Flying Saucers Invade Our Planet! Washington, London, Paris and Russia Fight Back!” It seems just like yesterday when I first  heard that line from the 1956 movie, “Earth VS. the Flying Saucers.” I remember seeing it one Saturday afternoon on television. That movie plus many others involving martians, ugly creatures and flying […] Continue Take Me To Your Leader