Archive for July, 2013


Another Reason

 This is reason number 734,618 why I love my husband. He had spent the day at his desk working on a project bid.  This is no small task, and it takes days of meetings, multiple phone calls, various sets of plans, and several trips to the site just to get started on a bid.  Then […]

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My Calm Crepe Myrtles

  On one of those hot afternoons, when the Monday had REALLY been a Monday, and I was feeling fairly overwhelmed with it all… I went out into my barnyard to pull a few weeds, and pick up the hose to do a little watering.  That always relaxes me.  My crepe myrtles are just beautiful […]

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Alaska Revisited

I wish I could visit Alaska every single summer. It’s breathtakingly beautiful! Although my three vacations there have all been on the same path – the Inside Passage by way of Holland America – I don’t think I would ever grow weary of that majestic scenery. One of these days I’ll spend more time and […]

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Can’t Do Sudoku

  I love Sudoku puzzles as much as the next guy.  No, that’s ridiculous.  I love them far more than the next guy.  While some enjoy their Candy Crush, you’ll find me always choosing games that involve numbers.  So, I stick with my Free Cell and my Sudoku (and yes, even my spreadsheets make me […]

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My Guy Turns Fifty

  One time I gave him a plate for Christmas, and I wrote on the back of it that I’d love to give him an empty plate.  This husband of mine… he works so hard. Last month we were insanely busy.  I was making breakfast late one Saturday morning.  He came downstairs from his desk, […]

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Frozen Yogurt for the Fourth

Oh my goodness!  Grand concoction!  Thanks to a friend for bringing me some Freanna Yoghurt, and thanks to a holiday coming up with family traveling from far and wide to get here, it was time for me to make some frozen yogurt. You know how my recipes go.  A big thing of yogurt, about a […]

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