Monthly Archives: August 2013

Down Range

A quiet house sucks! I needed to get that off my chest. I put my daughter and grandson on the plane this morning so you’ll have to forgive my emotional indulgence. I miss them already but so does my son-in-law. … Continue reading

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The Ancestors Had It Right

Several blog topics have entered, and just as quickly left my brain during the last few days. With a three-year-old in tow, nothing is sticking for very long. What has mattered to my grandson is my learning the names, and … Continue reading

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Bittersweet

I walked this morning and enjoyed a beautiful eastern Colorado sunrise. I took some nice photographs of the sun rising behind a cornfield and sunflowers, a gentle reminder of the beauty and bounty bestowed upon us. It’s always good to … Continue reading

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Time Out!

A second hail storm came through and pulverized my pumpkins. You can now see the tomatoes hanging on the vines because there are hardly any leaves left and none that are whole. The potato vines were decimated – however the … Continue reading

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Re-Frame

Over thirty years ago, I had a friend frame one of the last watercolors my sister painted before she died. Because it was from my sister, I treasured the painting – and still do. Not too long ago, however, I … Continue reading

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Car Seats!

You know you’re having a family get-together when you have to figure out how many car seats you need – and what a glorious problem that is to have!  The grand kids will soon get to use the new play/swing/slide … Continue reading

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Back to School!

Do you ever have a puny day? One where you don’t feel horrible, but you don’t quite feel like yourself. I went through one recently, and as usual, woke up the next day just fine. It got me to thinking … Continue reading

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