Final Day at School…
Final Day at School…
/ June 23, 2017 0 COMMENTS
As I write I am on my last day of school before summer break.  The seniors are ...
Celina Garden Tour…
Celina Garden Tour…
/ June 8, 2017 1 COMMENTS
I am working at one of the venues for the Celina Garden Tour on Saturday so am not able to participate in and tour some of the gems along the backroads of the Celina countryside… ...
On Getting Old…
On Getting Old…
/ June 2, 2017 0 COMMENTS
My parents always used to say to me, “Don’t get old Vivienne…” That was when they were my age now… I certainly don’t feel ‘old’ enough to ...
Chigger Bites Hello!..
Chigger Bites Hello!..
/ May 30, 2017 0 COMMENTS
I have spent an itch-free winter which sadly came to an end last week. I had manually weeded both my front and rear flower beds without mishap and sown flower seeds. Watching them ...
Phasmids…
Phasmids…
/ May 25, 2017 0 COMMENTS
I have never seen a Phasmid, I didn’t even know that was what I was looking at the first time I encountered one of these little critters crossing my path the other day. Since the ...
Eating More Two…
Eating More Two…
/ May 23, 2017 2 COMMENTS
My second round of blood tests came back. Good news as far as cholesterol but no downward trending of my blood sugar. I thought it odd.  My doctor friend, Terri, was flummoxed and I ...
Earth Day…
Earth Day…
/ May 17, 2017 0 COMMENTS
Window to the Wild spent the weekend of Earth Day, April 21st-23rd, down at Fairpark. Simon and Lindsey, founders of the 501c non-profit, train and fly native birds. They take their ...
Ay-We…
Ay-We…
/ May 15, 2017 1 COMMENTS
I enjoy reading out loud, whether it be to my children, at church, in the classroom or with Hubs. Hubs and I do a lot of reading out loud to one another, “That’s so ...
Shad’s Out Box…
Shad’s Out Box…
/ May 11, 2017 0 COMMENTS
We have a small, pine settle that sits by our back door and gathers items to go back into the garage or out to the barn or down to the mail box at the bottom of our drive. You know, one ...
Happy Birthday Mum…
Happy Birthday Mum…
/ May 8, 2017 0 COMMENTS
It’s that time of year again and close to Mother’s Day here in America. Mummy would have ninety-three. How I wish I could be saying, “Happy Birthday Mummy, ...
Kitten up a Tree…
Kitten up a Tree…
/ May 5, 2017 1 COMMENTS
On my afternoon walk with Charlie I was just climbing the hill out of our sleepy hollow when I heard a faint yowl coming from the thick stand of pines bordering my nearest ...