Time once again for Stream of Consciousness Saturday, brought to you by Linda Hill (who has all the rules and the list of contributors at her blog) and by the letters VIS. As in teleVISion. One of my favorite categories to write about. I’ve written about it plenty on this blog, but it’s a subject … Continue reading Television (What Else?) #socs
Picture this: it’s 1962, a Saturday morning. The three Holton boys (Johnny, 6; Jimmy, 4; and Kippy, 3) wake up at 6:30 and run out to the kitchen wearing nothing but undershorts. Each of them gets a bowl of Rice Krispies, filled to the rim with cereal, milk and sugar, and carefully carries it through … Continue reading Television (#atozchallenge)
Pamela, from Butterfly Sand (hi, Pamela!) provided today’s prompt, “curiosity.” Curiosity is obviously important to her, because the subtitle of her blog is “Curiosity run amok.” Curiosity isn’t why I started blogging, but it’s the reason I kept blogging. I’m curious about a lot of things: music, television, baseball, my own life and times, and … Continue reading Bric-A-Brac #JusJoJan
Here’s the lovely Maureen McCormick for The New Living Barbie, by Mattel! You can tell it’s Mattel, it’s swell! Maureen, of course, is one of the stars of the ’70’s sitcom The Brady Bunch, where she played Marcia (“Marcia, Marcia, Marcia!”) Brady. Her sister Jan was played by the equally-lovely Eve Plumb. Those of us … Continue reading Auntie Em! It’s The Week That Was!
Just about three years ago (January 29, 2016), the prompt for Just Jot It January was “serendipity.” I’m happy to say that Jill, better knoqwn as J-Dub from J-Dub’s Grin and bear it (hi, Jill!) has chosen it again. Back then, I wrote about The Serendipity Singers, a folk singing group from the Denver area … Continue reading Serendipity-Do #JusJoJan