Last weekend, I was sitting at the kitchen table talking on the phone to Deb.  We were discussing compost piles, and since she is the older and w...

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Weeding and Such

Roxy was a bit confused and forlorn yesterday.  She and I went to our local pet store on Monday afternoon and we both received a lesson on how to...

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Poor Roxy

Mid-June, before Randy and I started the whirlwind that was our move to Arkansas,  Sammy and I had a Girls Day Out. Will was spending the we...

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Girls Day Out!

…If one is going to take pictures, one must keep one’s camera with her. Yesterday morning, about 6 am, when Roxy and I were taking our fir...

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Rule Number One…

The good news: It’s getting cooler out.  Hoorr-aaay.  Down to the mid 60’s over night and not even to 90 in the next few days. &...

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Good News vs Bad News

A week ago, Wednesday, Randy and I headed back to North Dallas. I think it was a week ago. It was such a quick, ungodly hot trip, it is just a blur to...

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To Texas and Back Again

The bad news: The counter tops will take two weeks. The good news: The heat pump is fixed, by another nice young man, after 24 miserable hours wi...

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Yet Another Nice Young Man

This afternoon, Chris, the nice young man from SNC Enterprises is coming to our house to make a template of our kitchen counter. I am hoping, hoping a...

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The Kitchen Project

Randy and I have moved for the very last time. I mean it.  Really mean it.  I am serious this time.  I am going to die in this house. &...

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Goodbye, Old Friend

Beets have never been a go-to vegetable for anybody.  Corn, peas, broccoli, yes.  Maybe cauliflower and on occasion brussels sprouts.  ...

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Beets are Beet-i-ful