Category Archives: The Way We Were

Tidbit of Trivia Tuesday

Someday I will play Trivial Pursuit again–and I will finish the game, and I will win just like the old days: Humans shed about 600,000 particles of skin every hour–about 1.5 pounds a year.  By the age of 70, the average person will have lost about 105 pounds of skin.  Yuck. Jiffy: a real unit […]


Emergency Dismount

I was recently having a conversation about safety and the sport of horseback riding. My experience with horses didn’t have a lot to do with safety.  I’m probably lucky to be alive.   This particular mom turned to me and said she heard a cry that the horse with her daughter on it was going down.  The horse […]