Monthly Archives: September 2016

Thankful

Another one of those days, waiting for workmen to show up, finally calling, getting an apology and rescheduling the appointment. What can you do? It just happens. It’s kind of like going to the dentist – which I also did … Continue reading

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Bliss

I have new hiking/climbing boots! They feel awesome, look awesome, cost awesome. Okay, so that last one is the reality check, and doesn’t feel quite as good as the first two. I’ve started dead-heading things in the garden, and I … Continue reading

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Win Some – Lose Some

I worked in the yard. I went to the store and bought birthday cards. I spent an hour fixing the printer, and I cooked a lunch with more than three ingredients, all in an effort not to write. I even … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned

Hiking boots that don’t feel good one week, won’t miraculously feel good the next. Note to self: Bite the bullet and get a new pair. Nine and a half miles in poor boots can ruin a great hike. One of … Continue reading

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and I’m off!

I forgot how windy it can get in eastern Colorado. I have been away from it for some time, and now I remember how I used to plan my days around the wind. Being here without the kids and grandkids … Continue reading

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Travel On!

Travel misery, flooding, and fires. It doesn’t exactly make for a holiday feeling. I am trying to pre-pack for my trip – you know – charge the camera battery, make lists, pile things such as the tent and sleeping bag … Continue reading

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