Birthday Twinkletoes…
Birthday Twinkletoes…
/ July 14, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Happy Birthday Paris! Many years before you were born Pops and I fell in love in ...
Daughts’ New Dog…
Daughts’ New Dog…
/ July 2, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Daughts wanted a dog of her own.  She and her Hubs have a well trained, well behaved, lovable, miniature schnauzer, the fearless, amazing, intelligent Titan! But he belongs to Sam and ...
Locked Out…
Locked Out…
/ June 26, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Methodist McKinney Hospital was bitterly cold and I’d been sitting around with Hubs since 730 a.m. while he checked in for a life changing event. It was now 1040 and he’d ...
Dinner with the Barn-Mates…
Dinner with the Barn-Mates…
/ June 20, 2018 0 COMMENTS
We have swallows nesting on our gutters and in the eaves of our barn and pavilion. There are chicks in the nests because we can see the adult birds swooping, snagging insects mid-air, ...
Arboretum with Window to the Wild…
Arboretum with Window to the Wild…
/ June 15, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Our son and his wife, founders of the non-profit company, Window to the Wild, had a few dates booked at the Arboretum with their birds. We enjoy seeing them fly their feathered ...
Some Cat…
Some Cat…
/ May 22, 2018 1 COMMENTS
Shads loves to climb onto the top shelf of my closet. He usually doesn’t stay long unless the vacuum cleaner is on the rampage. Most of the time he’s on a quest for one of ...
Once Upon a Time…
Once Upon a Time…
/ May 14, 2018 3 COMMENTS
Now that I’m a mother of twenty/thirty-somethings I find it refreshing to go through their early photo albums; when they were really young. I regard fondly the exuberant, ...
Thoughts on Mumdom…
Thoughts on Mumdom…
/ May 8, 2018 0 COMMENTS
May 8th has rolled around again and I am amazed that I still feel such a sense of calm on this day, as if it is my special day… But it’s not. It’s my Mum’s. ...
Lost in Hand-Helds….
Lost in Hand-Helds….
/ April 19, 2018 1 COMMENTS
I have been thinking about the culture of hand held and not so hand held devices. An advertisement at the cinema caught my eye this week,  It was for a new, interactive, game. The ...
Bobbing for Cod…
Bobbing for Cod…
/ April 16, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Last night we decided to have blackened fish. Hubs and I got out a couple of fillets and popped them in a bowl of water, still wrapped in plastic and frozen. It can’t be the smell ...
Coffee and A….Cat
Coffee and A….Cat
/ April 11, 2018 0 COMMENTS
On Saturday mornings we stay in bed a little bit, to drink coffee and eat cake… Well, Hubs eats cake, it’s just coffee for me. Back in the days before I changed my dietary ...