My Week Long Staycation with My Best Friend, and Other Short Stories

Hi Friends! First of all, I apologize for going AWOL for the last couple of weeks. I had the week off from work last week and celebrated mine, my grandmother’s and my best friend’s birthdays while I was off. I decided to take a vacation from everything, blogging included, to take full advantage of someContinue reading “My Week Long Staycation with My Best Friend, and Other Short Stories”

Container Gardening in the Blazing Heat & Outsmarting the Squirrels

Dear Friends, Today is day five of 100-105 degree heat index. It’s hard to believe that two months ago highs were lingering in the 40’s and 50’s and I was worried about how long I had to wait to get my Spring vegetables planted. By the first of May it was in the mid-to-upper 80’s,Continue reading “Container Gardening in the Blazing Heat & Outsmarting the Squirrels”

Christmas Cookies! Starting a New Tradition with my Friends

Hello Again Friends, I’ve never been more present in my life than I have this year. I settled into my new home in March, and have felt consistently rooted to my existence ever since. For the first time I don’t feel a constant sense of distraction or weight of the unknown, and this has broughtContinue reading “Christmas Cookies! Starting a New Tradition with my Friends”