Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Gracie Lou went outside as the sun was coming up and saw the deer family that lives in the woods behind our house. She got so excited and barked and barked and barked. She couldn't stop herself from barking. She just walked around the yard in circles barking at nothing. She's a lazy hunter. More … Continue reading Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Sunday, January 3, 2021

The house was quiet this morning. Christian got the boys up early and went skiing. Our two littlest next door neighbors (nephews) stopped in. I like to think they come to visit me, but I think it's more for the goodies in the snack drawer. I stayed busy in the kitchen today meal prepping. Tomorrow … Continue reading Sunday, January 3, 2021

Saturday, January 2, 2021

This morning, I watched the movie On the Rocks with Rashida Jones and Bill Murray. Then I watched Groundhog Day. How could I not? McFly is on the mend. It's not Lyme. He's a sensitive guy and we suspect he's just feeling sore from Tuesday's rabies shot in his hip. I went down a Twitter … Continue reading Saturday, January 2, 2021

Friday, January 1, 2021

Gramma cooked all of us a turkey dinner today. Extra gravy on everything for me. Afterwards, we watched the first episode of High Score, a documentary about the origin of video games. I listened to the programmer who built the E.T. video game for Atari back in 1982, as he explained how he rushed to … Continue reading Friday, January 1, 2021

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

I grew up next door to my grandmother. She always took the time at the end of her day to write in a journal. Her entries were mostly about everyday stuff - chores done, dinners made, weather. I’ve always loved looking back at them because it’s such a clear picture of her life. Inspired by … Continue reading Wednesday, December 30, 2020