Out with the Old…

We live in a small neighborhood, there are two roads in this subdivision and there are 37 houses here.  So, when I walk the dog we walk the entire neighborhood. This morning as I walked onto the porch I could hear the wind.  I love days like this.  The neighborhood has tall pine trees, oakContinue reading “Out with the Old…”

Today… 31 Days of Observing…

31 Days Observing My formula for living is quite simple. I get up in the morning and I go to bed at night. In between, I occupy myself as best I can. ~Cary Grant My observation today…  I got up, and I will get to bed shortly.  Today has gotten away from me and IContinue reading “Today… 31 Days of Observing…”

Bitten….. 31 Days of Observing…

31 Days Observing The other evening it was perfect walking weather, nice and warm.  Hubby and I went out with the dog for our usual evening rounds.  On our way we met up with another couple from down the street.  Actually, we heard them before we saw them, as their boxer was straining at herContinue reading “Bitten….. 31 Days of Observing…”

Hidden in the Ordinary…. 31 Days of Observing….

31 Days Observing  I don’t think I have consistently written a post for longer than five days straight.  I have tried to write daily, but usually after about five days I lose momentum and it takes me a few days of not writing to start-up again.   This challenge is becoming that, a challenge. This morningContinue reading “Hidden in the Ordinary…. 31 Days of Observing….”

A Confidant… 31 Days of Observing

31 Days Observing  My first task each morning is walking our dog.  It gets me into the fresh air and I am moving and both are good things to do.  This morning, I started my morning a bit late, it was wonderful. As I was heading back to the house my cell phone rang.  ItContinue reading “A Confidant… 31 Days of Observing”

Conversation with Nature… 31 Days of Observing

31 Days Observing  This morning heading out the door to walk my dog Shugo, I stepped onto the porch and felt the heat of the sun.  Groaning to whoever or whatever was listening I complained about the heat. I have been known to talk to myself and to carry on conversations with myself, and thisContinue reading “Conversation with Nature… 31 Days of Observing”

On preparing to leave…

I awoke this morning with the realization that I am leaving the day after tomorrow.  I spent this morning enjoying my time with my Little Man.  We had breakfast, played and read books.  We took a long walk to meet Mamma after work at the preschool.  It was a wonderful morning. The walk down toContinue reading “On preparing to leave…”

Lesson Six of this Visit….

Yesterday was a quiet day.  My dear daughter caught the case of the ‘beginning of the school year germs’ and has a cold.  Little man has followed suit and came down with the sniffles. We hung out at the apartment and did take a short walk to get some sunshine and fresh air. Upon returning,Continue reading “Lesson Six of this Visit….”

Lesson One of this Visit…

Last evening, after I had arrived at my precious daughter and son-in-law’s home, we took a walk.  It was a nice evening for a long walk and we covered a nice area. We ended up at a park that they hadn’t explored.  We played on teeter totters and rocking horse type swings and slides andContinue reading “Lesson One of this Visit…”