October 9, 2017

September 2017 Caption Contest Winner!

Congratulations (once again) to September’s Caption Contest Winner: the perenially hilarious Ellen Macdonald!  This caption lead the pack by a wide margin: We’ve also had September’s runner up here before – Congratulations to Barbara Hulse: Congratulations and thank you as well to our third place winner for September, Sage Ruttan: Thank you to all who entered and voted!

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September 5, 2017

August 2017 Caption Contest Winner

It’s Jane Benson again with another winning caption – congratulations, Jane!   Jane is not only the August winner… she is also one of three August runners -up! Her runner-up caption was actually *my* favorite. Maybe because I personally worked so little in August.   Other talented runners-up are Lou Hobgood and Leslie McLean   Thank you all!

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September 1, 2017

August Caption Contest Finalists

In celebration of my least favorite long weekend, I am taking the opportunity to shirk my duties early. I simple could not narrow all the wonderful caption submissions to just 3 favorites. Please vote for your favorite by midnight September 4. Click here to vote for your favorite!

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August 2, 2017

July 2017 Caption Contest Winner

I happen to know that Ellen Macdonald’s teenage twins believe she is decidedly NOT funny. Sorry, kids – 73% of our viewers would beg to differ. We love this, Ellen – thank you!   Thanks also to our very funny runners-up, Linda Poindexter : and Susie Murphy:

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July 5, 2017

June 2017 Caption Contest Winner

Alternative facts have always been with us. I think we used to call them idle gossip. Jane Benson, great winning caption! Lizzie Lewis and Joe Ekaitis are tied for second place! Joe, I hope I didn’t detract too much from the humor of your caption by replacing your expletive with “oh-oh!” I can’t seem to shake my goody-two-shoes desire to … Read More

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June 19, 2017

Coffee with Barbara Luff McCraine

Remember lovely Taintorette Barbara McCraine? Lucky me – now that I’m back on the East Coast I get to have lunch with her twice a year! But in between lunches I have coffee with her most mornings. My nephew just sent me this photo from an early June Taintor-rama (that’s what my husband calls it when my siblings and I … Read More

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June 2, 2017

May 2017 Caption Contest Winner

Congratulations, Adrian Castillo! Your caption won by a landslide!!! I almost posted your caption as the winner without even putting it to a vote…   … but I also loved Karen Rubinoff’s nod to Airbnb (with which I have a love-hate relationship)   … and leslie McLean’s nod to Amway (with which I have a hate-hate relationship)   Thank you … Read More

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