Category Archives: humor

NEW SERIES: Immunity 2.0–ABOVE ALL, GUARD YOUR SENSE OF HUMOR

Keep your distance. pic.twitter.com/Mhgc1jeSPF — Praying Medic (@prayingmedic) September 4, 2020  

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How to Boost Your Immunities, 2020 Edition, Part 7–Humor, the Best Medicine (Wiz-CON-sin* Style)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Part 1–On Hearing Part 2–On Discerning Part 3–Perspectives from the Trenches  Part 4–Forewarned is Forearmed Part 5–DIY Retreat Part 6–Spiriual Immunity Part 8–Strategies Part 9–A Blessed Mindset *Wiz-CON-sin: The correct pronunciation of Wisconsin (WI), a state in … Continue reading

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From Boomerland: Finding Love After “A Certain Age”…

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila WARNING: Gen-X-ers and below, you may wish to avert your imagination before proceeding because…parents and grandparents just…never…I mean, eeewww… My dear, long-term friend “Jan,” who has been widowed for several years, now, wants to get back in … Continue reading

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On AI, HI, and GI (Not That GI*)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila AI In my ongoing fascination and fun around the concept of Artificial Intelligence (AI), but NOT because I am any kind of math-tech person (math is known as “The M Word” in my wheelhouse), I found this … Continue reading

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OK, boomer; OK, over-thirty; OK, neanderthal…

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila There’s a new saying in town: “ok, boomer“. If you haven’t heard or read it yet, you will. But, you know, speaking as a boomer… If you are a member of the over-thirty un-cool crowd (in which … Continue reading

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Oh, Those Ascetics! Bonus: Last Minute-Father’s Day Gift Ideas! by The Ex RC

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila The conversation turned to Roman Catholic asceticism.

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On Dining Alone with Friends

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Dear Friend, Well, I went to lunch as I had told you I would, and nobody else showed up.   So I made the best of it and had a good time anyway–while at the same time working … Continue reading

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Humor Helps the Medicine Go Down: On My Recent Short Stay in the Hospital

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila What I observed during a recent short stay at a local hospital was that certain things are quite different from when I was there for a short stay twenty years ago. Enhanced technology has caused some of … Continue reading

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Okay, People, ENOUGH WITH THE HATEFUL POLITICS, Already. Time for a LAUGH Break…

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila ENOUGH, already, with the rage and hate and stuff. It’s not HEALTHY.

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On What He Said, “Guts,” and Sister John of the Dungeon Back in St. Joe’s Elementary…

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila This is one of those times I feel compelled to respond in a post to a comment written in response to a previous post. In my last entry, I referenced a certain childhood memory re: a “lay … Continue reading

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