Category Archives: Life at Home

Ten on Tuesday – 2015

Ten on Tuesday – Carole Knit’s weekly topic for us to share our thoughts. This week:  ten intentions (goals, resolutions or just things I hope to do)  in 2015. I don’t participate in Ten on Tuesday  often, but this topic … Continue reading

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Emma Dog’s Story (Part 3)

Emma’s story continues.  It picks up in the summer of 2012 after she lived with us just 9 months. Our wonderful Emma, sweet Georgia dog who brought so much love into our lives is the perfect dog: gentle, calm and … Continue reading

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Emma’s Story (Part 2)

Months ago, I began  our Emma dog’s story, writing about how we  adopted her,  how she changed as she relaxed,  and the problems she brought with her.  Her story continues: We adopted Emma in September 2011.   By December, she … Continue reading

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Our Own “Silent Sunday”

Today for NancyCamp we had an art activity — Justin and  Victoria had their own version of “Silent Sunday”.  We visited the Barnes Institute two weeks ago and enjoyed the Cezanne still-life exhibition, so today they created their own still-life … Continue reading

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Five Minute Friday – “Fill”

Recently I joined Five Minute Fridays* (write just five minutes on announced topic of the week — no revising, no editing, just write and post.)  This is hard for me to do because I’m a thinker and reviser, but I’m … Continue reading

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Garden Memories

Writing 101 – Day 10 ( I’m late and out of order with my Writing 101 assignments.  This is supposed to be “Happy _____” a memorable childhood meal, but for me it led to memories of  my grandparents and their … Continue reading

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Life Goes On

I haven’t written a post for this website in several years.  Life got in the way.  My husband’s alzheimer’s increased and my caregiver responsibilities began to swallow me.  But today,  I was looking back over past blogs and websites I’ve … Continue reading

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