A FINE AND LINGERING SCENT

Nosey Delights - From the yeasty warmth of freshly baked bread to the clean, summery haze of lavender flowers, we all have favorite smells we find particularly comforting. What’s yours? There was a time when I baked bread. The smell would bring friends and neighbors lining up at the kitchen door to get a hunk off a … Continue reading A FINE AND LINGERING SCENT

IS HE STILL ALIVE?

By Garry Armstrong The phone rang and the caller ID flashed one of Boston two major newspapers. I figured it was the sales department. I handed the phone to Marilyn. I heard Marilyn respond "yes" several times and was puzzled. We didn't need and couldn't afford expensive home delivery of newspapers. Then Marilyn said "He's … Continue reading IS HE STILL ALIVE?

ANOTHER ONE JUST LIKE THE OTHER ONE: PANASONIC LUMIX DMC ZS-25

I had no intention of buying a camera. I wasn't looking for myself. Someone else was looking for a camera and I was just doing a little research.When Adorama popped up with a refurbished Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS-25 16.1 MP for under $100, I said "wow." (There were only two at that price and both have been sold.) It … Continue reading ANOTHER ONE JUST LIKE THE OTHER ONE: PANASONIC LUMIX DMC ZS-25