Monthly Archives: September 2019

What are you reading?

For my nonfiction adventures, I learned about this book at a writer’s conference: For my fiction adventures, I’m still in cozy mysteries. This time in a bookstore and in New Hampshire.   How are you passing your reading time?

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Happy Friday the 13th

I’m excited. Today is Friday. Today is Friday the 13th. Today there is a full moon. It’s so awesome. Beware the crazy and enjoy the day. Until next time.

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Rituals

Now, this post is about the weather. Like most folks who live in Phoenix, about September I’m pretty tired of the triple digits. Worse, having grown up here, I know that the heat truly won’t break until Halloween. It may … Continue reading

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Hot or Cold

The weather is changing. Well, for most of the country. For those of us in the Valley of the Sun, we are in the high double digits instead of the high 110+ (that’s F not C). But, no, this isn’t … Continue reading

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An Odd Competition

There are those who like name brands, and there are those of us who are cheap. I am thankful to be surrounded by a bunch of ladies at work who have turned frugality into a kind of competition. One lady … Continue reading

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The renovation continues

Sadly, aside from finishing the tear out of the tiles in the dining room, we haven’t actually gotten that far in the renovation project. Everything hinges on the kitchen. Kitchens are expensive. We did finish purchasing the gray tile floor … Continue reading

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Happy Labor Day

Here in the US it is Labor Day. The day that marks the end of summer and the beginning of school. A day when we celebrate our hard work by taking a day off and barbequing and perhaps even hanging … Continue reading

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