Our morning rain broke the heat and drove me into the garden. Despite the scorching temps we’ve endured my plants did better than hang on, they did a little thriving. I celebrated with a few minutes on the bench taking in the view of the lake behind my pretty flowers. Surveying my plants, I made a … Continue reading Garden Visitor
In the first photo I need to explain Jack likes to ride Craig’s back as he swims underwater the full length of the pool. The kids and Craig get in the pool about three times a day! I join them when it’s time to ruin my hair style. Or I sneak in when no one … Continue reading When it’s hot…
I am often asked how I manage to be the only girl in a house with five guys. Here are a few random thoughts: get a girl dog at least sigh with relief that no one will corrupt my make up, clothes or shoes remind them to be thankful there’s only one menstrual cycle for … Continue reading The Only Girl
For my curious friends this is what it is like in Lucy’s world. She’s so in tune with the possibility of getting invited for a ride that she’ll park it by the garage door just in case and search our eyes for permission to blast past us and leap into the car before we can … Continue reading The best seat.
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It’s a simple weekend at home here. Craig has a four day break which the boys are filling with golf and tennis. This leaves me for some girly indulgences, I will let you just imagine my itinerary, and knowing me you’ll guess my picks. We made some big discussion about getting out of town and … Continue reading Fourth of July Weekend