Monthly Archives: August 2019

Skipping holidays

While I was walking the dog and gazing up at the sliver of moon hanging onto the night, I  was planning the long weekend ahead (it’s Labor Day here in the US). You see there’s an order coming in that … Continue reading

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Beginning Anew

We are slowly starting our home remodel—which means our sweat into equity. A good thing since we are still waiting to hear from the kitchen designer. This is the ripped up floor in our kitchen and dining area. Until next … Continue reading

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The Morning Count

I know that some of you are thinking of the number of times I hit the snooze button in the morning, but no. I am a morning person and getting up, even though I’m exhausted is something my body is … Continue reading

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Broken Crown

Recently, I purchase a bag of cheddar popcorn at the store. I don’t usually do this as I prefer to pop my own at home, because I love the half popped ones and home-popped popcorn yeilds more of these delicious … Continue reading

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What are you reading?

This month, I’m reading: Perfect Phrases for dealing with difficult people And just for fun: NC Lewis’s British Seaside Cozy Mystery series What are you reading?  

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Our Week in Portland, Part VI

We managed to cross the river into Washington and visit Fort Vancouver. It is a completely reconstructed National Park that tells the story of early European settlement driven by the fur trade. Outside the walls was a food garden and … Continue reading

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