Category Archives: Friday Finds

Some DON’T Like it Hot

It’s hot everywhere, so our little corner of scorched earth has lots of company. I’m sitting here at 8pm sweating and trying to write. The sweating is winning, but I do have a big glass of iced tea as my … Continue reading

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It’s a Zoo

Thankfully, last week we had some blessed rain, and it has been a bit cooler for the last few days. Honestly, the rain was so nice that I thought about going outside and dancing naked in it, but I figured … Continue reading

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Be Still My Beating Heart

I have to say that even with all the heat, the stress of my dad’s illness, and having my own quinquennial (I’m absolutely terrible about exams!) physical this week, it’s still been a great week. Once again, those villains that … Continue reading

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A Stitch or Two

I am feeling pretty crabby this week, so I decided to be a little more informative and perhaps a bit less witty, but I will try. I lost my 18-year-old buddy this week: I love this photo of him because … Continue reading

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Shopping With My Sisters

Even with all the stuff going on we still find time to get out and have some fun. First up was a trip to Applewood which is the estate of Charles and Ruth Mott. Charles was a co-founder of General … Continue reading

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It’s Halloween In July

We are still doing the online auction thing, as many of the companies are still giving it a whirl. We got some really fun things at the last sale, but my word, the auction company is disorganized. We got to … Continue reading

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Who Says You Can’t Go Home Again?

Sorry, Thomas Wolfe, you can go home again if you don’t burn all your bridges on your way out. I’m staying with my sisters in the tiny town we grew up in. All of us had moved out-of-state, but my … Continue reading

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Fire on the Mountain

Yesterday was our first super smoky day in Colorado for this summer. The wildfires are starting up again. We can look forward to red dawns and sunsets because of all the particulates in the air. We don’t have anything real … Continue reading

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Someone Needs to Call Animal Control

I’m still in Michigan with my family. It’s so nice to spend time with my family after not seeing them for so long. I have to confess that I’m not sorry to be missing the scorching heat back in Colorado! … Continue reading

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Dog Days Already?

Whew, it has been in the mid-nineties for a couple of days already. I am not ready for this heat. Usually, we just gradually fade into these higher temps, but just two weeks ago, we were barely hitting 70F. And … Continue reading

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