Tag Archives: a little visit

I’ve been away for some time now.

It’s been an interesting, eventful and sometimes sad late summer into fall. As some of you know, I live in St. Louis, MO. I am about 7-10 miles away from the community of Ferguson which became infamous in the media. … Continue reading

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Summer in Middle Earth

  It has been a pretty spectacular summer so far here in Middle Earth. We are hot today, but we have had some pretty gorgeous days in the 80’s, so whining is not allowed. I signed up for the Tour … Continue reading

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Culling the herd the wrong way.

I’ve been pond mucking, removing and relining and restocking. As we all know, I know how to have a great time. It still looks pretty much like this, but now there are fish.  I bought 10.  Lost 2 to old … Continue reading

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Just a peek in

Hello. I know. What has come over me? I have moments (pretty much like everyone) and have used them for productive things like picking up and tidying. Lately? Not so much. I have a tidy house or friends. I’m choosing … Continue reading

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Our blackberry winter

I’m back. It’s 55 and rainy. I feel like I live in London……..or, the Northwest. Yet, it was 87 only just yesterday. I heard someone refer to this as our blackberry winter. It is a colloquialism from hereabouts. It’s a … Continue reading

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Beyond the fringe…

Hello. It’s good to see you all. I’ve been away. Away as in not here, not actually out of the state, country or universe. I lost my mojo for the blog and have spent a good deal of time outside … Continue reading

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My own worst enemy

I have an owie.  I was pruning back the deadwood on the rose bush and it just attacked me.  I might have been a bit lippy with it, but I don’t believe I deserved what I got.  And, this looks … Continue reading

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I tried it and I like it

I made the extremely trendy, expensive and long baking “Life Changing Bread” recipe that’s been circulating all over the web. Here it is in all its completed glory. It is filling and I tried it with apple butter that was … Continue reading

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It was GLOWING

This is a tree at the Missouri Botanical Garden here in Middle Earth.  It was smack dab in the middle of the “Eerie Forest”.  And, yes, it was eerie and a bit disorienting. I couldn’t get a shot of the … Continue reading

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AWOE

Or, “Absent Without Excuse”. Mymymy.  I’m really late with this post.  I miss the blog, but it’s been busy here and I’ve been in no mood to share the bad mood I was in.  So, here goes.  I’m fine now.  … Continue reading

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