Posted by Paula on Oct 31st, 2010 Comments
People sometimes think I’m well informed, because I’m lucky
enough to be heard on NPR’s ‘Wait, Wait Don’t Tell Me.” For those of
you who don’t know, it’s a weekly news quiz show. I get to be a part
of a panel of three, about once a month or so. I lose a lot, even
though I study the news on the weeks that I’m on. Although, the study
Posted by Paula on Sep 14th, 2010 Comments
Our Von’s grocery store has a case of soups, not far inside the
store, that bears the sign: CHEF INSPIRED SOUPS.
I’ve bought some of the soups before, not because I thought they were
“Chef Inspired,” but because I don’t cook, and I didn’t yet realize
how chock full of fat and salt they are. That too may have been “Chef
Inspired.” I don’t know....
Posted by Paula on Sep 6th, 2010 Comments
Much to my embarrassment, I incorrectly stated that my cd, I
HEART JOKES, which is conveniently available through my website
, had received one of the nations
highest honors. I stand corrected. What I meant to say was that I was
honored that it had been received by a guy that was really high, and
Posted by Paula on Jul 11th, 2010 Comments
Grass Valley is a lovely place. The crowds were terrific. I got
to spend some time in the town today. There are lots of antique
stores, and vendors of local art, weavings, blown glass, and ceramic
figures. If you shop here you dust a lot. It’s quaint. They have
quaint stores. They have quaint restaurants. August is County Fair
month. They’ll serve quaint on a stick.
I got food at a deli...