Fall…In Texas?
Fall…In Texas?
/ November 1, 2019 1 COMMENTS
Autumn… A favorite time of year- -if we are blessed with one! Texas typically ...
Psalm 131…
Psalm 131…
/ July 25, 2019 0 COMMENTS
When I walk in the mornings I let my thoughts loose; I examine them in the fresh light of a Rigsby Lane dawn. This week it’s the afterlife that’s been niggling at me… ...
The Live Oak…
The Live Oak…
/ July 22, 2019 0 COMMENTS
Live oaks stay leafy all year. In their part of the woods leaves crunch underfoot catching autumn off guard. When winter drops its snow she stands tall in the watery sun and glimmers ...
Is it Dry Yet?…
Is it Dry Yet?…
/ July 18, 2019 1 COMMENTS
Hubs sprays the house for pests, beetles, scorpions, ants and other creepy crawlies that I don’t really mind unless they’re in my pantry.  The cats don’t need to be ...
Thirty Years Ago…
Thirty Years Ago…
/ July 14, 2019 3 COMMENTS
Thirty years ago I was working as the phone room manager at Rainbow-Ticketmaster in Dallas. I had two sons, Ian was 3 and a bit, Simon was 10 months old and my blue-eyed cowboy was ...
Memory Clinic…
Memory Clinic…
/ July 9, 2019 0 COMMENTS
In England we have Memory Clinics. My mother used to go to one to rule out dementia, or as it used to be called, senility. She was asked a few questions about current and past events; ...
Sprout Waiting…
Sprout Waiting…
/ July 2, 2019 1 COMMENTS
The time for Sprout to be collected, after the Mexican resort holiday on the beach, came and went. Simon, our son, kept us informed, “I’m just so busy with the new bird and ...
Sprout Too…
Sprout Too…
/ June 28, 2019 0 COMMENTS
We get an edible magazine. That doesn’t mean it can be eaten after it’s been read, though that’s a novel idea… It celebrates food and community in North Texas, ...
Sprout…
Sprout…
/ June 25, 2019 0 COMMENTS
Simon, co-founder of Window to the Wild, husband to Lindsey and future father of our granddaughter-to-be, camped all night outside the Richardson Animal Shelter to get a Great Pyrenees ...
Dam…
Dam…
/ June 19, 2019 0 COMMENTS
We took a trip up to the Denison Dam managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.  It’s located on the red river between Oklahoma and Texas and was a pleasant 45 minute drive from ...
San Miguel de Allende…
San Miguel de Allende…
/ June 14, 2019 0 COMMENTS
To celebrate the one year anniversary of Hubs’ knee surgery we went to Mexico. Not to the beach but inland to a delightful, colonial city called San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato. ...