Monthly Archives: January 2021

Blustery Winds Howl!

Blustery winds emit long plaintive cries during the night as snow swirls across the landscape.  Mother Nature boasts her strength once again.  Chilly arctic air. The critters have scurried for shelter. Left behind a bevy of tracks in the sn0w. … Continue reading

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Close Your Eyes; Make a Wish!

When we married in Virginia this day many moons ago, it was mild and overcast.  Intermittent rain.  Several years later in another state, we have snow.  How did the thirty-eight years pass so quickly? Two wonderful angels later, we sit … Continue reading

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Odiferous Encounter

A good brisk walk has multiple benefits. I let my mind wander and all sorts of thoughts enter.  Does anyone else think in “poetry?”  Words, odds and ends? So, it was one morning before work that I had my encounter … Continue reading

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Your Turn!

While many folks play board games when the family comes together for a visit, we modify our Scrabble games a bit in the way we keep scores. We list players with initials, and also add the date, time, weather, and … Continue reading

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Last of the Golden Beets

Family visited at Christmas time. We harvested collards and golden beets from our garden to accompany the main dish.  How satisfying to enjoy our garden’s bounty.  As we welcome the New Year 2021 with temperatures in the 30s, we look … Continue reading

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