Coffee Potpourri

Monday Coffee Sponsors Needed

As usual, the Monday Morning Coffee Committee is short of sponsors for the summer months.  Chairlady Polly Grant made the appeal at yesterday’s Coffee, that when there is no sponsor, donuts will cost us each a dollar.  $1.   4 quarters, 10 dimes, 20 nickels.  Outrageous, hey? We can avoid this desperate situation by having residents…

What’s In a Name?

While that which we call a rose would smell as sweet if it were not called a rose, how about a Barbara?   Ever wonder what a name means or how it came about? Barbara comes from a Greek root, barbarous, meaning foreign traveler or strange.   It was an incredibly popular name in the earlier 20th…

WHAT’S IN A NAME

Introducing a new recurring feature – WHAT’S IN A NAME?  Twice a month check in to read about what your first name may mean.  Twice a month we will feature a female and a male name and tell you a little about them.  Have suggestions for what names you would like to read about?  Just let us…