Monthly Archives: June 2014

What does not kill…

What does not kill us, makes us stronger – or at least it refines us in some, significant way. I have come out the other side of a tough couple of years – and I know I am more tolerant, … Continue reading

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Summer

Yesterday, I spent a bit of money at the nursery on plants for my yard. At the time, it didn’t feel like I was buying too many plants, but my shoulders might argue the point right about now. For thirty … Continue reading

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Footprints

So here I am again, refreshed, rejuvenated, relaxed, and ready to write. This is the first time I can ever remember needing, actually needing, a vacation. I have always loved getting away and seeing new things and new places, but … Continue reading

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Digital Decompression

This will be the last post for ten days or so. I am going to do the “Unplug” thing, you know, a vacation without electronics, now known as digital decompression. My goal is total relaxation, perspective, gratefulness for all of … Continue reading

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Sprinklers Take Me Back

I noticed some dry lawn and sure enough, one of the sprinkler system stations is not working. The valve must be kaput. That is not something I can fix so I had to call in the experts. Hopefully it will … Continue reading

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A New Landscape

The progress outside in the yard makes up for the lack of progress inside the house. I will say that outside makes me happier than inside, so that is fine until the weather turns cold again. I have a yard. … Continue reading

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