Thursday, January 5, 2017


Ahhh... The optimistic refrigerator of January, full of already-chopped vegetables and healthy leftovers, ready to create all sorts of responsible meals. So different from the dissipated refrigerator of December I finally cleaned out.

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Tuesday, January 3, 2017


These two live thousands of miles apart, but they got to meet up today and share their love of doggies and blueberries.

Monday, January 2, 2017


A year and a half after moving to our house, the view out the kitchen window is still one of my very favorite things.

Sunday, January 1, 2017

New every morning

My total lack of perfection in, well, many of the things I'm trying to do right now is one reason my word for 2017 is grace.

We may be disorganized around here, but we're looking forward to 2017.

Sunday, September 4, 2016

Hiking partner

For some reason, a bunch of people stopped to say hi to my hiking buddy when we stopped for a water and play break.

Saturday, September 3, 2016


The weather today was only in the eighties. I celebrated by going hiking at Cedar Ridge along with everyone else who lives in the metroplex.

Friday, September 2, 2016


Evelyn discusses the aquatic creatures with a friend on our trip to the aquarium.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016


It's an intense cicada year. Not only are they enthusiastically loud in the evening, but their shed exoskeletons are everywhere.