Friday, August 31, 2018

Minimal News

It's been a bit of a dry spell for the blog. I’ve been trying to make headway in book #3, so I must have used up all my cleverness there.

Friday, August 24, 2018

Midnight Raiders

          The previous owners of our condo were an older Italian couple.

Monday, August 20, 2018

Bath and Bed

As I sit and type this, the sweet aroma of dog shampoo is wafting up from my tee shirt, which is drenched.

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Critical Information for Your Saturday

          So, while wandering around the internet when I should have been weeding the garden and prepping the upstairs for Tuesday’s incoming company, I visited Time Goes By.

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Monday, August 13, 2018


As you age, all sorts of wonderful things are supposed to occur – increased wisdom, compassion, patience. I can’t claim much improvement in those areas, but I’m definitely becoming less vain, or at least I spend less time in front of a mirror.  

Sunday, August 12, 2018

Size and Fear

We’re approaching the two-year anniversary of our adoption of Mamie and we're still learning about her. At face value she’s a pretty straightforward little dog, even-tempered and undemanding.

Saturday, August 4, 2018

Oven Evolution

It's good to be home even if it does mean a return to the delights of housekeeping. 

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

"Resting Comfortably"

(My last mention of the subject, I hope swear.)

          First (last Tuesday) the hour in the ER waiting room, being called in for triage and trying to explain symptoms while doubled over, and then being sent BACK to the waiting room.