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High of 95 today!
Tuesday, May 11, 2021      2 comments

I posted about the heat yesterday and some asked where I live. I am in a suburb of Sacramento California. This is off the charts hot, it is normally in high 70's in May. On top of the heat we had a very dry snow season and we have low wate... Read more
Temp highs in the 90's today
Monday, May 10, 2021      5 comments

So summer temps are here. I am always challenged by dinner when its so hot. I dont feel much like eating or cooking when the temps are so high as the long hot days leave me drained. I dont feel like cooking heavy meals when its hot and I usua... Read more
Happy Mothers Day
Sunday, May 09, 2021      2 comments

Blessing and love to everyone on Mothers Day. Have a fantastic day... Read more
Saturday on a lovely May Day
Saturday, May 08, 2021      2 comments

Just took the dog out and it lovely out. Quiet, some birds just waking up, very still, cool but will be warm. Love that time of the morning when you dont hear a car or another person. Puppy is really getting the hand of housebreaking. ... Read more
Friday again
Friday, May 07, 2021      4 comments

Here it is and its Friday. Whew. Im in bed with SP, and my big lovely Persian cat is sitting on my head. Yesterday I got my hair cut and she uses product on my hair. I do not at home. Whenever I have some sort of spray on my hair he is dr... Read more
Decision making
Thursday, May 06, 2021      3 comments

Discussing decision making with a 19 year old. First year of college under her belt. However, she did it in her bedroom in her grandparents home. Not what she expected. She is going to be off to Portland in August and in an apartment. Dis... Read more
Family get together
Wednesday, May 05, 2021      5 comments

Last night we saw family for the first time in over a year. Our nephew is a triathlete and very concerned with catching covid so we have not seen him. He is now fully vaccinated and we had a dinner. Such a wonderful time. We are gra... Read more
Hello Tuesday
Tuesday, May 04, 2021      3 comments

Our winds have been fierce for last two days. Makes it tough if you have allergies. Im usually pretty good but the amount of stuff in air was tough. Actually turned around and came home from my walk yesterday as my eyes were just streaming te... Read more
Oh those Hawks break by heart
Monday, May 03, 2021      5 comments

For the third time this year the hawks nest has fallen out of the palm tree. This time they lost two eggs. Yesterday when I was planting I heard them so upset and I walked down and there were the broken eggs. Their grief is so intense. I w... Read more
Sunday, May 02, 2021      4 comments

Think Im going to have. day of rest and relfectiontoday. Yesterday the sealer for my outdoor furniture was $50 for a quart bottle! A gallons of gas was way over $3.00 A watermelon was $7 at Costco My point is that things have... Read more
CBD oil for dogs
Saturday, May 01, 2021      1 comments

Last night my youngest went to her girl only prom, with no dancing etc. Covid compliance. She looked beautiful and was very excited, loved the corsage we got her. While we were at a friends house for pictures they have a 15 year old chocolat... Read more
Lots of yard work done but lots more to do - job security
Friday, April 30, 2021      3 comments

Yesterday was a baby step for me. I did yard work and enjoyed it. what got done got done and the rest is for another day. Stayed in the moment. Had fun, raked, played with puppy, arranged some of my flower pots, replanted, got in 12000- st... Read more
Puppy off to a big start this morning
Thursday, April 29, 2021      4 comments

6 am and the puppy is chasing the cats through the house and barking!! We are off for an early walk to try and get rid of some of this energy. I think we have had a turn in the dynamic in the house. I think the cats are engaging him and t... Read more
Wednesday and I have to do Monday and Tuesday all over
Wednesday, April 28, 2021      2 comments

Having been away on vacation and then on work I had a lot of yard work to do which I spent most of weekend and Monday and Tuesday raking and sweeping and collecting leaves and debris from our oak trees. I love our trees but they are very messy.... Read more
Plan your day
Tuesday, April 27, 2021      3 comments

Guess what? For the first time in 290 days I did everyone of my small goals on the plan my day page. Dont get too excited, they are easy goals. Preplan your meals, be kinder, walk ten minutes, do yard work etc but Ive never been able to do ... Read more

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