Andrea Rouda

Laugh Away Your Cares With ‘Schitt’s Creek’

IF I KNEW that COVID-19 signaled the end of our species, I would handle things differently. For example, believing it to be temporary and wanting to avoid getting sick I am eating very healthy meals, healthier than usual, in hopes of boosting my immune system. But if I knew that in six months we'd all [...]

April 9, 2020

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On the Bright Side

Life in the time of corona virus.

March 22, 2020

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The Big Picture

Perspective is everything.

March 15, 2020

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Bracing Myself

Straight talk about teeth.

March 8, 2020

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Get Old If You’re Smart

Growing old–we should be so lucky.

February 9, 2020

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Yoga Tyranny

It’s about the angst.

February 2, 2020

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Our Prompts Have Changed

What recorded messages should really say.

January 25, 2020

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A Good Hair Day

Hair, glorious hair!

January 12, 2020

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Loners Anonymous

The worst thing about being a loner is that there’s nobody to share it with.

December 15, 2019

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More Stuff

What would Marie Kondo think?

November 28, 2019

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Movie Candy

Did you have a favorite sweet to eat at the movie theater?

November 17, 2019

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The Promise of Fish Oil

It may aid achy joints, but it tastes like Lemon Pledge.

November 10, 2019

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Lessons From Power Outages

We’re all subject to the whims of the weather gods.

November 3, 2019

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Crazy Cat Lady

How far would you go to find your precious cat?

October 27, 2019

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Modern Life

Climate change, terrorism are plaguing the world. But customer service, oy vey.

October 20, 2019

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Beware Disorders of the Facebook Variety

If you post silly videos of animals, you may be at risk.

October 6, 2019

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What Nerve!

Chutzpah has good and bad connotations. Too much is just arrogance.

September 29, 2019

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Picasso’s Cat

If only the cat would sleep a little later …

September 22, 2019

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