Monthly Archives: September 2007

I didn’t mean to say it

Next in an ongoing series on York County-isms This Yorkism was totally an accident. It’s one of those four-letter words I’ve been desperately trying to avoid. But since I said it the other day, I figure I might as well … Continue reading

Posted in Things we say | 1 Comment

Working out is hazardous!

If you’re going to jump up and down on the step-aerobics step at the gym, make sure the step is securely placed on a nonskid surface. Or else, like me, you might sprain your wrist, catching yourself as you fall. … Continue reading

Posted in Joan's randomness, Only in York County | Leave a comment

Let’s redd up the blog

Time to clean up on here, fix some outdated links and generally start posting more again. And since I’m long overdue for a Yorkism, what about “redd up”? Redd up: To fix, clean, tidy, neaten, straighten, rearrange, spruce up, etc. … Continue reading

Posted in Things we say | 1 Comment

Where everyone knows everyone

That’s one of the things I like best about York County – there’s nowhere I go where I don’t know someone. (On a bad hair day, that’s also one of the things I like least.) But sometimes, the county “connections” … Continue reading

Posted in Joan's randomness, Only in York County | Leave a comment

Back-to-school fashion drama

Another Yorkism, if you read to the end of the post – stick with me! My daughter, who is 7, started second grade last Monday. We went through the shopping and the setting out of clothes the night before, but … Continue reading

Posted in Things we say | Leave a comment