We were on a boat dock. I am not sure how old I was, probably around six.This is how I remember it. My brother Mike and I were shoving each other back and forth. He pushed me, I pushed him, and the next thing I know, he was in the water.Maybe that is not what happened. Maybe I was a mean little six … [Read more...] about My Dad Never Forgave Me
I was always rather crafty. When I was in 6th grade, my mom and I took a knitting class together. She wanted to knit an afghan, but knitting did not come easy for her. She had six kids ~ four boys and two girls ~ and they were a handful. My dad was not around much, so I’m not sure when my mom … [Read more...] about Finally Finished my Winter Knitting Project on the First Day of Spring
I am not sure, really, why I started my blog. I had made a list of New Year’s Resolutions and blogging was not on it. Recently I committed myself to posting every Saturday morning, and I am still trying to figure out why. I am not trying to sell anything. I hope not to be preachy (this will be … [Read more...] about Why Blog?
Initially I did not want to feed the squirrels. We would try to scare them off. “Dude, it’s a BIRD feeder.” A seemingly friendly little squirrel hops up and hogs the whole table. I thought the birds would be scared away, but they still come. Rich and I wanted to be bird watchers, but now we … [Read more...] about Watching the Squirrel