Callie’s Chair…
Callie’s Chair…
/ March 31, 2020 0 COMMENTS
Callie has her own chair. Hubs and I have made a pad for it with a down jacket and ...
Bull Field…
Bull Field…
/ March 23, 2020 0 COMMENTS
I think this rainy weather must be irritating the young bulls as much as it is us! They’re bellowing and banging heads together, Displaying. Pawing the ground, heads down, ...
Waiting for Oven…
Waiting for Oven…
/ March 18, 2020 1 COMMENTS
Nine months ago our 48″ stove, super functional with two ovens, started to play up. Granted it was 20 years old but it looked stalwart and strong and we didn’t want to scrap ...
Shads’ Tricks…
Shads’ Tricks…
/ March 10, 2020 0 COMMENTS
My Russian blue, named Shadow, has an endearing habit which I know I should discourage but he is so adorable I just can’t. When I’m eating dinner he hops up next to me on ...
Many Happy Returns of the Day…
Many Happy Returns of the Day…
/ March 3, 2020 1 COMMENTS
This is your first birthday as a father! Many Happy Returns of the Day Son! I was there when your daughter was born, at the same hospital where I had you. And almost immediately there ...
Mauron to Me…Momo to Others…
Mauron to Me…Momo to Others…
/ December 6, 2019 1 COMMENTS
Just about a week ago I received a random comment on one of my blogs from 2016. Usually the few lines are badly written by an illiterate computer and swiftly disposed of by me. This one ...
Freezer Repairs…
Freezer Repairs…
/ December 3, 2019 1 COMMENTS
We keep finding water running in rivulets along the grout of our terra cotta kitchen floor. If we had a dog she’d be in deep doo-doo. But we don’t so we had to look ...
Thoughts on Grand-Parenthood…
Thoughts on Grand-Parenthood…
/ September 19, 2019 0 COMMENTS
When I was young I wanted six children. My parents, with their two, thought I was crazy. Hubs and I settled on four when my OBGyn advised that four C-sections were quite enough.  I kept ...
Shads; Star Fetcher…
Shads; Star Fetcher…
/ August 30, 2019 0 COMMENTS
Shads is our Star Fetcher…he’ll chase toy mice and little fluffy balls and bring them back just like a dog. I didn’t say that! This year we have a lot of large ...
Sprout is Back…
Sprout is Back…
/ August 16, 2019 0 COMMENTS
Our son and daughter-in-law, the Window to the Wild folk, are busy with baby showers at the moment. This week they took a trip out of town to party with her side of the family in ...
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 ...