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 ...
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 ...
Memory Clinic…
Memory Clinic…
/ July 16, 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; ...
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 ...
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 26, 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. ...
Dennis…
Dennis…
/ June 7, 2019 1 COMMENTS
The name Dennis always brings to mind a phone operator I used to have at Ticketmaster. He was one of my supervisors and a hard working and reliable employee. On special occasions Dennis ...
This Cat…
This Cat…
/ June 4, 2019 0 COMMENTS
It’s Shads again. He’s kicked his ceiling fan phobia although sometimes his imagination will run wild and he’ll bolt from the bed or the couch, tail fluffed, claws ...