Tag Archives: grandkids

The Process!

We drove to the mountains on a fifty degree day. There was not much snow where we went, but we were surprised by a sudden snow squall as we hiked. We saw it in the distance behind us and I … Continue reading

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Recipes

I’ve been inspired to bake holiday goodies. I can’t imagine why. Simply smelling baked goods puts weight on me. Actually, I was inspired to try several different recipes when I brought out my old recipe box and took out all … Continue reading

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PCT

PCT hikers spend months on the trail. Unless they’ve been given a sabbatical, that means they have given up a job, postponed getting a job, or have followers and family who support their hike. Those multiple pairs of good shoes … Continue reading

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Get-Away

More glorious rain. It came for a couple of hours, gently and straight down, soaking the parched grass spots that were struggling to keep green in this terrible heat. The smell of rain is so soothing. My spirits are lifted. … Continue reading

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Rhyaden

Last Monday morning, I got a lot done. I believe it was because I was working off the high from seeing my finished book cover. The cover is awesome! I probably use the word awesome too much, but honestly folks, … Continue reading

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Grace Under Fire

My condolences to the family of a great lady, Barbara Bush. She was such an example of grace under fire, advocacy, and just plain a lovely, articulate, and kind person. She was also an author, so I confess a special … Continue reading

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Optimism

Optimism. The feeling you get when you’re driving across Wyoming and the high-wind- warning goes from 60+ miles per hour gusts to 40+. Small things.  So, you know how it’s trying to be kinda – almost spring? I’ve been wondering … Continue reading

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