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Happy Sunday
Sunday, February 28, 2021      12 comments

emoticon Ah, just finished my coffee. We’re going to do a second pot with the cherry maple decaf daughter sent us. ... Read more
Saturday odds and ends
Saturday, February 27, 2021      9 comments

emoticon Twenty year old cat isn’t eating well, forgets where her litter box is sometimes, follows me around lookin... Read more
Success Friday
Friday, February 26, 2021      17 comments

Well, after an hour and fifteen minutes, I have a vaccine appointment for husband twenty miles away at a pharmacy in the next county. The process for pharmacies is battering. First you wait forever watching the laptop, chrome book, iPad, and pho... Read more
Loose ends Thursday
Thursday, February 25, 2021      10 comments

Today’s MISSIONS: find ten loose ends to wrap up. My reward will be the satisfaction of carrying through to completion such as empty a laundry basket, load and run dishwasher, file some annoying items, clean cat bedding. The little old one does... Read more
Afternoon hike
Wednesday, February 24, 2021      10 comments

The tree on the left is a scrub pine, the one in the distance, a cypress tree getting its first feathery spring green. Beyond that is of course a ... Read more
Tuesday, February 23, 2021      6 comments

1. Paperwork, pay bills, drop off at PO 2. Make crockpot dinner: black rice, carrots, apple bourbon tenderloin with shallots. One pot, folks, and that’s about the extent of my fancy cooking. 3. Walk at Largo Central Park on this beaut... Read more
Monday, February 22, 2021      9 comments

I read somewhere that early Monday morning is the safest time to shop with the least shoppers. That was certainly the case this morning, hardly anyone else in the store. I HAD to go this morning. Miss Moppet was into her last jar of baby food si... Read more
Motivation is a strange thing
Saturday, February 20, 2021      11 comments

I don’t always know what sparks mine. Sometimes it’s like an on-off switch that gets tripped. For some odd reason, December tends to be one of my best months for motivation. Sometimes a mantra helps. I made up this one a few years ago in regard... Read more
Thursday, February 18, 2021      8 comments

Darn it, I lost my nearly finished blog and am too aggravated to do it all over again.... Read more
Wednesday, more gloom, Mickey
Wednesday, February 17, 2021      13 comments

I know, even Florida gloom beats conditions in much of the country. I read a hilarious article in this morning’s paper that concluded with the observation that ours is coming June-Nov when we’re at the mercy of swirls over the water. Sigh.... ... Read more
Happy Tuesday
Tuesday, February 16, 2021      11 comments

I was out shopping early this morning and had a couple of nice encounters. The greeter and cart cleaner at the door was the big young man for whom I had made custom XXXL masks. I hadn’t seen him since I dropped the masks off for him at the custo... Read more
Monday, February 15, 2021      16 comments

I actually got vaccine appointments today. Husband and I got up early and wasted yet another hour trying to get appointments. This afternoon, I received an email from the county that I could make my appointments. It was the only notification you... Read more
Gloomy Sunday
Sunday, February 14, 2021      9 comments

Husband and I are glad we didn’t make any outdoor plans for today. We aren’t getting the ice and snow like other parts of the country, but it’s gloomy again and pouring rain at the moment. I have a heart shaped microwave egg poacher, so we had e... Read more
Gloomy Saturday
Saturday, February 13, 2021      12 comments

. This pretty little tree is my gloom solution. I missed my cheerful Christmas lights, so when I saw one of these online, I ordered one. It’s bigger as w... Read more
Thursday morning
Thursday, February 11, 2021      10 comments

I woke up early, just right for grocery shopping. Lots of good sales and found everything but one item on my list. I passed two parks and saw an ibis. They must be thriving; I’ve seen a lot of them lately. I could see that the bike trail under ... Read more

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