Oliver Burkeman and Alexandra Horowitz had wonderful lessons for me last month … and again this month! Burkeman certainly doesn’t suggest getting a puppy as a way to embrace “…the truth about your limited time and limited control over that … Continue reading Present | October 2022.
Hello friends, it’s been a minute 😉 or rather nearly two weeks! I’m finally feeling a bit settled with the puppy and ready to re-engage. Here’s a quick look at what’s going on right now through my favorite lens. Thinking … Continue reading TGIF (ish) | Catching Up.
That view up top is actually my current view. I’m going to type fast and with luck I’ll get this posted before she wakes up. Lucy came home on Wednesday (yes, two days ahead of my well-laid plans 😉 and … Continue reading Hello Lucy!
Hello friends and hello October! In this brief period of calm before the puppy arrives, I’ve been settling into the new season. I swapped out the sofa pillows, put the quilts back on the bed, turned off the ceiling fans … Continue reading Hello October!
Hello friends and welcome to a bookish edition of TGIF for this last September Friday. Thinking about … my Bookshelf60 project (to read sixty books I already owned or had pre-ordered as of May 16 in these last six months before … Continue reading TGIF | Books!
I mentioned last week that I was re-reading Four Thousand Weeks (Goodreads link). I’ve now finished, marking on practically every page; and while I still have much work to do (seriously, so many notes!), my Present lesson for this month … Continue reading Present | September 2022.
That’s right, y’all … today’s post is full of puppies! This afternoon, I spent a delightful hour plus playing with a litter of six-week old miniature schnauzer puppies and I’m officially now just two weeks away from bringing one of … Continue reading TGIF | Puppies!
It’s been a long time since I’ve shared a whole weekending story … and since I have an uncharacteristically colorful, and varied! batch of photos, it seemed the perfect topic for today. Since I last posted, I saw three baseball … Continue reading Weekending.
It’s Friday. again. already! The weather has been glorious this week. cool mornings & evenings for open windows, warm afternoons with bright blue skies, low humidity, and a most welcome respite from air conditioning. happy sigh. Thinking about … diving … Continue reading TGIF | Mid-September.
These past few days I’ve had this almost FIFTEEN year old post in my head (when I had to take a prescribed break from running) and somehow forgot I even wrote this one seven-plus years ago (the last time I … Continue reading Celebrating the Other Things.