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Shades of grey

Not fifty shades of grey but enough to be decorative.

Still having problems with the computer, but secured an appointment on Saturday with the geeks at the Apple Store.   19 more words


The One About Glass Bottles

This past Sunday was my last Founder’s Day Regatta, a regatta my school hosts every spring.  It is so much fun!  I ate so much fried chicken and so many muffins.   756 more words


To Chloe, Our Good Dog: A Love Letter

As I sit on our back porch in Richmond tonight, my heart is miles away — 271 miles to be exact. Because 271 miles away, tonight, our family dog Chloe is in a veterinary hospital in South Carolina for complications with diabetes, heart problems, and liver problems. 1,849 more words


Who let the dogs out?

In Cambodia, dogs are scared of people. They are eaten and they are beaten. 838 more words

Life In Cambodia

Gardening, or gaming me?

Things have been crazy around here lately, and as if dealing with a more-irritable-than-usual Ethel  wasn’t enough, we have not been able to get on the computer for almost a week! 751 more words


Summer Sausage, Asparagus, and Thunder Storms

We enjoyed our the first asparagus harvest of the season at dinner this evening.

Will cut into the Summer Sausage. I ate half of a slice – not sure I trust eating what was essentially raw meat (with dry cure in it) that’s been hanging in a smoker outside for two weeks. 241 more words

My Life

Early rise: My morning with the sun.

The crisp yellow rays of the early morning sun fain slightly as they hit the shear window curtains. The light becoming softer and more muttled. The alarm has 15 minutes to go before it sounds off. 424 more words