Author Archives: roseinbloom

 Blue Language for Blue Cold

I wrote the following blog and I think the post that I read is a hoax from a source written for entertainment value. Well here in the USA, most of our news is more for entertainment than real news so I believed it, and the language that I hear is shocking also and getting bluer […]

 Surviving Winter and Life

It is cold here, 10 F and feels like 0 F.That is cold for Louisville Kentucky. We are southern. Most don’t own a real winter coat and don’t wear a coat if they do, but they hate winter. I spent most of my life in a much colder place and we took winter seriously. Winter […]

 New Years Traditions

I have about 15 minutes before midnight on New Years Eve and I have already decided on what to cook tomorrow. I like to celebrate and I like to cook, so any silly or real reason makes sense to me. In this part of the world certain foods are supposed to bring good luck. We […]

 Am I Lazy or just OLD?

I have 2 nieces in the hospital right now having heart surgery and this has made me much more determined to eat better, work more and harder, and to have a formal exercise program. I am over 70 and all my complaints are minor. I am not diabetic, my blood pressure is normal and I […]

 I am opinionated, Apology

Apparently, I am too OPINIONATED for some tastes. I write blogs and usually people ignore me or make insightful comments or comments which expand the topic. I usually get along with everybody in the chat room. So this is not about blogs. I was TOO OPINIONATED in a chat room discussion. Recently I was told, […]

 Beauty vs Personality and love conquest

I just came across this quote, “Beauty Attracts, Personality wins the heart”. This a bit late in life to really understand the matchmaking game, but better late than never. We do not get too old to want to be desired by the opposite gender. So what is this about beauty and personality in the matchmaking […]

 Good News. Eat and fight depression

It seems that we are a bit old and tired and we want to take it easy and we are having trouble with even that. This might interest you. Most all healthy food, grains, meats, fruits and veggies, all have a lot of tryptophan which has a calming effect and triggers the feel-good phase in […]