Author Archives: Headmistress

Parallel Universes and Other Oddities

When is a compromise not a compromise? Redstate has an idea. When does a judge show poor judgement? Here’s one instance. This judge lives in a universe where freedom of religion apparently does not exist. It’s apparently the same universe these politicians inhabit. And finally, because we need to laugh: In this parallel universe, some […]

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Memorial Day

For Memorial Day Weekend, just visit Mudville Gazette, and keep checking back (scroll down his page for updates, as the first post is staying at the top all weekend). We live about a mile or two from a small cemetery where several of our ancestors are buried, including the one who first homesteaded the family […]

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Recipe Carnival is Up

The 41st recipe carnival is up at Fresh As a Daisy. If you don’t know what’s for dinner, or lunch, or dessert, or have a hankering for something new for breakfast, or always wanted to make Challah, but never knew how, or wish you had a great recipe for strawberries, or are intriqued by names […]

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The Missing Man Table

This is the story of a little known military tradition. I’ve been to only one dinner where it was done, and it was incredibly, deeply, moving. I couldn’t read the article without choking up. How about you?

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Comity, the Unfinished Post

I started work on this last night, but I really don’t have time to do what I want to do, because I’m really supposed to be working on a much larger and more important and nonblog related project. Here’s the rought draft. If any of our visitors have contributions to make toward completing this, post […]

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