Author Archives: roseinbloom

 Green eyed monster, Jealousy and Envy

Did you ever wonder why jealousy is called “A green eyed monster” or do you know? The actual labeling is supposed to be from Shakespeare and Othello where the husband strangles his beautiful faithful, loving wife to death because he was deceived by a lying schemer. This gives some idea of the ugly power of […]

 Taxes, A Happy Thought

The more taxes you pay the more money you made that is the happy thought, but it can feel like being sucked down a drain. While working on my taxes, I didn’t see the MORE MONEY. I just saw the TAXES being paid and I worked all day trying  to plug a leak and not […]

 TV Watching, What DO We Watch

Television watching may increases as we age and many of us may watch a lot more than we admit or think is good for us. I Watch television and am happy to find programs that I enjoy. I know there are many things more useful, but I am taking a break from being MORE USEFUL. […]

 History, Legends, and Myths of Food

I was watching a Scottish made series and got interested in Clootie Pudding and if that was the same as Haggis which I had read a story of the original which was supposed to be fact, but maybe myth, legend, or pure fiction. If any part of what I say is offensive to people who […]

 Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day

Who is celebrating St. Patrick’s day and How are you celebrating?  We had a parade last Saturday and many people here wear  green on St. Patrick’s Day. I am not that religious and I like diversity so I enjoy any  all celebrations. I really learn a lot from other people and cultures and have a […]

 Your Best Day

I had a very good day yesterday. I didn’t win a large sum of money, I did not receive a great honor, and I didn’t discover a new love, but I had a good day or a day about as good as it gets. I recovered from an infection and I went to the gym. […]

 Young Till 79 says WHO

I just read a post that says the World Health Organisation says that youth is between 18 and 79. It did so I had to rush in here and spread the word. I am, maybe you are in your youth. How does that make you feel? It makes me feel like doing a couple of […]

 Being Healthy Feels Better

Most of us on this site are old, older, and oldest so what does old feel like and what does just unhealthy habits feel like?  Most people don’t know the difference and most people just think anything that feels bad or hurts after 50 is just what getting old feels like. There is no doubt […]