We survived another one!

Every year our Thanksgiving tries to go south. And sometimes succeeds. But it’s always for some good purpose, we trust. This year (2012) was no exception: One of our grandsons was walking over our property and failed to notice a fence. Made of barbed wire. It missed his eye by 1/2 inch. One of ourContinue reading “We survived another one!”

Turn on the light!

Another WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge Photos below text, this time. I love antiques. I guess because I am one. My favorite era is the Craftsman Style era, when everything here was made here, with pride in craftsmanship. Like this lamp, which still works. I love the frankly simple style, complete with wooden finials, top andContinue reading “Turn on the light!”

So Totally Unexpected

Another WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge Went down to the guest house to clean a bit. Family is coming and knew the floors were needing a good going over. Also counter-tops. And then I would make beds and be all ready for everyone. Not. Discovered a bird had somehow (?) gotten trapped in there and inContinue reading “So Totally Unexpected”