He’s Always Watching

It’s the weekend, but I’m in full work mode. I used to think waking up at the crack of dawn on a weekend was horrid, but by 9:30 am, I had showered, dressed, and completed most of my work. For a little while anyways. I decided to go to the hardware store for a change […]

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Peonies in December

This particular grocery store has a row of fresh cut flowers on display as soon as you enter. I pause, look and smile. Strolling by the row of buckets, each containing fresh cut bouquets, I stood still and gazed at the last bucket. There stood our favorite flower. The Peony. This flower is prevalent in […]

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A Gratitude Jar

I didn’t do my Morning Pages this morning. It’s all good though. My daughter has classes, and I chose to spend time with her before she left. Thank you for your encouraging comments yesterday about These Two Jars. I found a shoe-box and dumped the pieces of paper inside. It lost all appeal. It was […]

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Go With the Flow

We live in a 1940’s Farmhouse, and the tub has the original lever built in that closes the drain. It also has a manual stopper that you press down to stop the water from leaving. After my dog was bathed, I unplugged the stopper from the drain, but it didn’t drain. We’ve had a lot […]

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Try It Again

I woke up this morning with purple hair. My daughter bleached it, and colored it purple. We went kinda light with the bleach, so it’s more of an orange, and lavender mass. It doesn’t matter to me how many colors it is. Just a few months ago, I was bald, so I’m grateful just to […]

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Hey….Watch This!

I live in the country, so the title of this post is a rather popular saying by guys around here. It usually precedes a physical act that can lead to an emergency room visit shortly thereafter. As I sit at my desk this morning typing this, I gaze out the window and see my kind […]

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