…sums up friday and saturday perfectly! a day off work is always a great start to the weekend. sara and I enjoyed one of our favorite play days. and I finally figured out last week’s create 08 prompt. my play … Continue reading good times, good food.
…my mom! thank you so much for tracking down the “mystery flowers” – they’re phlox. not just any phlox, but Phlox paniculata ‘David’s Lavender’. And my mom, in addition to being gardener-extraordinaire (seriously, she can grow just about anything, in … Continue reading gardener-extraordinaire.
…june 20, 1983 – the day I started working at hazlehurst & associates (subsequently acquired by northern trust, in 1994, and then hewitt, in 2003), and I celebrated those 25 years with a few of my very good friends last … Continue reading 25 years.
…and for sure this will not be a week without a blog posting! first up – the mystery flowers are blooming again.unfortunately, it’s the only thing in our yard that is blooming. hoping the lack of crepe myrtle blooms is … Continue reading wednesday.
…not so much that I spent time on knitting, but that three of the five photos are about knitting. yesterday was the best kind of rainy saturday. the sun actually came out just long enough for me to get a … Continue reading mostly knitting.
…every time I do it, I vow it will be the last. and yet here I am again… a whole week between blog posts. I had very good intentions, but they never materialized. so, the recap. (you can click the … Continue reading recap.
…this week’s prompt inspired by elise’s vacation in hawaii. and of course it meant “ocean” and “beach” to me. this photo wasn’t a favorite from last summer’s beach trip, so I never printed or shared it – but cropped and … Continue reading water.
…sara requested we plant some herbs – just basic ones, so she could use fresh in her cooking instead of dried. we visited harry’s and found a great selection. now planted in two pots on our deck. we added the … Continue reading herb garden.
…corny title, I know. but it seemed like such a fun idea driving home from knit night thursday night. I got compliments on my new shoes all day. And they really were pretty comfortable – saying a lot since I … Continue reading shoes and socks.
…as in I won sequence (actually I won twice), so game night must continue tonight! We realized there aren’t many games that are really good for two. Hopefully sara’s memory is good (and it is certainly better than mine!) and … Continue reading tied.