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 ...
Insulin Shot…
Insulin Shot…
/ March 28, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Hubs and I looked after the dogs down at the winery for a couple of days in return for honey. There are three of them, a young Corgi named Charlotte, Lottie for short. A 3 month blue ...
A Host of Golden Daffodils…
A Host of Golden Daffodils…
/ March 22, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Trader Joe’s have daffodils. I always forget this unless I’m there just at the right time, which I was last week. There they were $1 something a bunch, most of them tightly ...
Remembering the Dead…
Remembering the Dead…
/ March 14, 2018 1 COMMENTS
I was reading a beautiful poem by John O’Donohue, At the End of the Day, where he asks twenty-two questions, not unlike the Ignation Examen I wrote about here. One of the ...
Temptations…
Temptations…
/ February 20, 2018 0 COMMENTS
The after Christmas overindulgence habit is fading slowly. I have sweet cravings after my meal and satisfy them by finishing off the European chocolate bars given as a friendly ...
Shads the Thief…
Shads the Thief…
/ February 8, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Shadow is quite a character. He responds to his name like a dog, He fetches like a dog. He growls like a dog. He loves his tummy rubbed like a dog. He knows simple commands like ...
Judging Me…
Judging Me…
/ February 2, 2018 1 COMMENTS
I spoke about the ease with which I judge others last week and this morning, in my yoga class,  I was cautioned not to go full out but to hold back. “Be kind to yourself,” ...
The Wonder and Awe of Life…
The Wonder and Awe of Life…
/ January 16, 2018 0 COMMENTS
The independent life is difficult, it can dull the promise of one’s youth and disenchant the most optimistic of  young souls. My film-maker son asked me just last week, “If ...
Entering Year Three at Footlights…
Entering Year Three at Footlights…
/ January 11, 2018 1 COMMENTS
Three years ago we just started looking for a house on a few acres. Or a few acres on which to build a barn home. Estate agents weren’t much help…we all have our own points ...
Checking the Mailbox…
Checking the Mailbox…
/ January 8, 2018 1 COMMENTS
All my life the contents of the letter box has been very important to me. In order to receive post everyday at boarding school I had to write numerous letters on Sundays. Our inbound ...
Happy Birthday Daughts…
Happy Birthday Daughts…
/ January 2, 2018 1 COMMENTS
This time 26 years ago I was at the Margot Perot Hospital… Waiting… Not for you but for my doctor. I’d been stuck with a needle that caused blood to spurt all over the ...