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Pretty Spring Day
Friday, May 08, 2020      7 comments

We decided to get our butts outta the house early today. Jeff always has grand plans that don't materialize til sometime after noon when I am making the time schedule for supper, making sure I have everything. Drives me crazy, I'm up at 5. So we... Read more
May Day in our yard
Saturday, May 02, 2020      8 comments

(we don't know what this is) As a kid I loved celebrating May Day (plus it's my birthday- lovely day for a birthday- I always enjoyed it) It was kind... Read more
Yesterday was lovely
Tuesday, April 28, 2020      10 comments

For some reason we got up and Jeff Had to go to the post office (I do not know what prompted this but...) so we get there an hour before it opened (he swears the internet told him it opened at 9, it didn't) So since we now live a ways from the P... Read more
A Beautiful Day
Sunday, April 26, 2020      13 comments

Pretty flowers out back- A different time of day and angle ... Read more
Yep, it's February in Santa Barbara
Thursday, February 20, 2020      5 comments

It is a warm 70 F and Wiley and I are enjoying our quiet backyard, except for song birds. Shorts over swimsuit weather. This lemon tree is recoveri... Read more
Moving is Done
Wednesday, February 05, 2020      6 comments

Now we need to unpack and even after getting rid of So Much Stuff, there's still heaps to go. I am hoping a 2nd look thru I will have a more critical eye and unload as much or more than the 1st go round. Wiley really digressed with his beha... Read more
We are in the midst of moving!!!
Thursday, January 30, 2020      6 comments

Warning this could be boring but... I am just beyond excited. We are moving small things that fit in our SUV and make about 5 trips per day. I can't carry stuff but Jeff likes for Wiley and me to ride along. The new house is a block f... Read more
Finally, a turn around!
Monday, January 20, 2020      9 comments

Oh, it's been a rough 6 months and I tried so hard to stay on track as I recuperated after my surgery. Life wasn't helping. Right after my surgery I was over the moon. I woke up feeling amazing, no pain after suffering chronic pain since '7... Read more
A good day for a hike
Tuesday, January 07, 2020      10 comments

We have been blessed with some fine weather the last few days so it was a great time to head to the back country for light hiking. This is a friend up on W, Camino Cielo (close to the Reagan Ranch up on the ridge). I picked this one because... Read more
Merry Christmas
Wednesday, December 25, 2019      11 comments

Wiley wishes everyone a happy Christmas! Tacy and me at her landlady's (also bff's mother) cookie exchange, my 1st time being at one, we have lots... Read more
A Good Day
Thursday, October 24, 2019      13 comments

Well cleaning out the house we've been in for 29 and a half years goes on. Today our piano of 20+ years went to a good home where the mom plans to play it in front of her 4 year old in the hope the child will want to play. We gave it away for fr... Read more
Saturday, October 12, 2019      10 comments

This was Sadie, she passed away in my arms last night, She had justed turned 2. This is so damn hard!... Read more
This summer marks 50 years since the Moon landing ...
Thursday, July 04, 2019      12 comments

and our library was chosen as one to speak to the astronauts on the International Space Station and our event was a huge success. The local Amatuer (Ham) Radio club set up in the Faulkner Gallery (for local artists) and the attendees there were ... Read more
What the family did today
Sunday, June 30, 2019      9 comments

It's that time of year again! the Wine and Food Festival at the Natural History Museum. It was sold out, 900 tickets. A great fund raiser (the 3rd rank for them each year), I love that Tacy works there! I did great, lots of walking, lots of wate... Read more
Rather perfect day.
Friday, June 28, 2019      8 comments

Yesterday was cold and foggy til after 5 PM and the beach was like this Very calming to watch this guy surf fishing on a break walking Wiley Tod... Read more

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