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Orchids & Onions (February 19, 2013)

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Orchids to…

• Karen Stumpf and women at the Girl Scout Store for helping us replace our Brownie vest and patches, from Suzanne and Savannah Wells.

• the lady at Bob Evans who bought our breakfast Valentine’s Day, from Bonnie and Ruth.

• Will Seegraves for being such a great biddy ball coach, from Jaylei Carr.

• Jerry Bryant for the help, from Dave and Tammy.

• Columbus East Winter Percussion and Winter Guard on fantastic performances this weekend, from Stephanie.

• Wayne Fritz for always bringing us coffee and treats on Saturday, from the First Financial downtown girls.

• Carmen Mangas for bringing my lunch and visiting with me Saturday, from Florence Westendorf.

• my grandaughters’ Bedford North Lawrence Stars, for winning the regional, from John.

• Les Wilson at Secret Sounds for being so patient and doing a wonderful job teaching my daughter to play the guitar, from the Graves family.

• Ryan for fixing our hallway door Sunday, from Carol and Woody.

• Greg Kreinop for saving my life Saturday night, from Loretta Kreinop.

• Sherri Cottrill for all the love and things she does for her family, from Mom and Dad.

• Victoria and David Siefert for making the honor roll.

• Erin and Shawn Tyler for their hard work and success in gymnastics, basketball and Cub Scouts.

• Matt and Amber for helping me get my forms faxed through, from Carl.

• Dr. Davis, Dr. Crowder, CRH Birthing Center and the Infant Intensive Care Unit for the wonderful care, from Maurice Casey Thompson and his family.

Onions to…

• the driver of the white vehicle that ran the stop sign at Parkside and Arlington on Wednesday.

• those in charge for not placing Lucas Brothers Sandwich Shop in the new Commons.

• farmers who leave their cows knee-deep in mud with nothing to eat.

• the college that can’t spell common words correctly.

• people who can’t understand the three simple words “we are closed.”

• school administrators who have nothing better to do than watch employees on school cameras.

• the adults at the restaurant in Edinburgh who set a bad example for their kids by throwing a fit because the new waitress had problems with the large order.

• the newspaper that consistently prints solicited Orchids for political leaders while failing to print Onions from extremely disappointed constituents.

• churches that are not using the children’s room during church services.

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