Gee, where did August go!?! As the old saying goes . . . “Time flies when you’re having fun” and I have enjoyed this month. In August . . . . . . the new blog completed its first month. . . . the Kellokukka shawl was finished, along with a couple of dishcloths, a… Continue reading August Wrap-Up
This was the sky early this morning when Sydney and I took our first walk. Hints of showers to come, but eventually the sun burned through for a warm sunny day. The shower came at supper time, light and fine, barely enough to wet the ground. Just enough to raise the humidity. And then this… Continue reading Watching the Sky
. . . and I’m not there. First time since I started kindergarten. After 16 years as a student, and 31 years of teaching, I retired in June. I’ve been curious all summer about what this day would be like. How would it feel not to have to get up with the alarm this morning?… Continue reading First Day of School . . .
An anniversary is a time to celebrate the joys of today, the memories of yesterday, and the hopes of tomorrow. ~Author Unknown Thirty-five years ago today, I married the man of my dreams — my love, my partner and my very best friend. I can’t imagine spending the past years or those to come with… Continue reading Happy Wedding Anniversary!
Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time. ~ John Lubbock