Bound memories

My grandma’s bathroom was nothing special. It was a small room with green carpet, the kind that was popular in the 70’s and 80’s. It had a formica sink in a small vanity and a bathtub with no shower. She had a selection of little soaps that she had collected over the years. They had […]

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Times are a changing!

My son brought home a new project that he worked on at school today. He made some game pieces using a 3-D printer. I am certain that I thought it was cooler than he did. What a fantastic tool that they are getting to use that has so many applications that we are just starting […]

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A matter of priority

The garbage disposal went out today at the house. The outside casing cracked, which allows water to squirt out from it. It also stops the water from draining. Needless to say, this is an inconvenience. I have a sink that is half filled with water and dirty dishes. I have a dishwasher that is full […]

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Kodak Moment

I love photos. I take pictures all the time. I have a digital camera that I leave in my car that I keep for “emergency” photo ops. I have a camera sitting next to me on my desk as I write this. I take these pictures for a number of reasons. I take them as […]

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Importance

“You may never have proof of your importance but you are more important than you think. There are always those who couldn’t do without you. The rub is that you don’t always know who.” – Robert Fulghum Years ago, my oldest son joined Cub Scouts. Pack 50 was part of Mark Twain Elementary and was […]

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Chores

So, today is a massive chore day. We are cleaning the girls’ room from top to bottom. This means all the stuff is coming out of the room and about half of it is going back in. Too much stuff and too little room. Will keep you posted on the results.

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Living Fossils

Everyday is special. Everyday has a special meaning. Today, however, is extra special. It is National Squirrel Appreciation Day! What a fantastic day to celebrate one of my most favorite creatures on this earth – squirrels. My father-in-law had a unique relationship with squirrels. It was definitely a love-hate situation. He enjoyed watching birds and […]

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Who I Am?

WordPress recommends that I supply a laundry list of information about me and who I am. This is supposed to let my readers relate to me and perhaps understand. I am unsure that this list is the best idea, so I am going to follow the ideas that Robert Fulghum placed in my brain years […]

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