Yesterday, Andy and I took a little road trip. We went through several small towns celebrating Independence Day with parades. I love that small town community culture! Folks start putting their lawn chairs up on the sidewalks hours before the parade starts. They bring their coolers, their blankets and their families. I love that these 4th of July parades include just about anyone who wants … Continue reading Small Town, America
I’ve lived on the Oregon Coast for 3 years now. We moved here just about the time the Cascadia Subduction Zone hysteria began. I’m not going to lie- all the news reports… they had my attention. My full attention! At the time, we lived right on the beach, and although it was absolutely gorgeous… I really didn’t want to wake up with sand in my … Continue reading Oh the Coast Life!
I just came in from the garden. It hasn’t gotten much attention this year- I’ve been busy doing other things! It’s a small space, but it works for what I want to grow. When we bought our house, it had rosemary, thyme, mint, lavender and lemon balm. At first, I loved the mint and lemon balm. I made oils, vinegar, and tea. Lots and lots … Continue reading Find What You Love
Traveling in the Alaskan Bush… Continue reading Alaska
A few weeks back, Andy and I took a little side trip from Dallas to New Orleans. I had never been, and we both love live music, so we went! Andy loves jazz music… and it doesn’t get much better than New Orleans! We did our homework and called Uber and started on our way to The French Quarter. For the most part, we are … Continue reading N’Awlins, Y’all!
Walking with a limp is no easy feat- and it’s not easy on your feet either! Continue reading I’m Going for a Walk!
There’s no place like home- or having all your family at home! Continue reading There’s No Place Like Home…
I love lemons… and there’s just nothing better than homemade Limoncello!
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Have you ever had one of those days where you just didn’t know what to make for dinner? Continue reading Growin’ Up Small Town
Rainy Days… I’m ready for some sunshine! Continue reading It’s Raining… It’s Pouring!