Entries by Debbie Walker

I’m Just Curious: Ticks and bumps

by Debbie Walker Ever notice how sometimes things are easier when you put them in your own words rather than maybe the appropriate one? You know, bring them down to your terms. I think I do it out of a healthy disrespect for the real terms, and sometimes because my words are just shorter. I’ve […]

I’m Just Curious: Words

by Debbie Walker This afternoon has been just wonderful with our first and second graders. I’m not exaggerating. When you introduce words to a child (18 of them) and they get excited about what they can do with these words, their teacher and I couldn’t help but get excited. You see we are word lovers […]

I’m Just Curious: The story of Humpfree

by Debbie Walker I apologize, I goofed last week. I thought I had sent in my column. OOOppps, in checking my computer for “last sent to Townline,” a big OOPS, I had not sent one after the “Mother’s Sayings”. It’s not something I really want to think much about. Today is the day after Thanksgiving […]

I’m Just Curious: Really?

by Debbie Walker I’m not sure how this “New Tiny Houses” thing came about; it has become the newest in home ownership. Newest? That’s my “really?” question. Well, I don’t believe “new” should be included in the term. When I was driving home the other day I saw at least three “tiny houses.” These homes […]