I woke up this morning to see a layer of fog surrounding me when I went outside so I had to try and capture it. It grew thicker for a few minutes and looked as if it would come toward me and then slowly withdrew into the shadows.
I think after nearly a week of eating mostly carbohydrates during the long days of tornado recovery, I am craving fresh fruit. I had a blood orange for breakfast, and now I am enjoying Louisiana strawberries for lunch. Louisiana strawberries are out early this year – I guess because we basically had no winter. The season […]
Sometimes I wonder what dogs think about when they aren’t doing anything. I can usually tell what our dog, Molly, is thinking: There’s the “I need to go outside” jumping around; the “I want some food” stare; the “I’m a good girl and deserve a treat” posture; and the “I need a hug” quiver. But […]
I love the days when I happen upon something unexpected – and unexpectedly beautiful, like a nice sunset, a shooting star or a rainbow. Yesterday was one of those days. I was restless and needed to get out of the house so I begged my friend Siobhan to drive around with me. No plans, just […]
It’s amazing how much fun the little things in life can bring. Who knew that a tent would be one of those things. My near-17-year-old daughter has become obsessed lately with camping. I thought that would have worn off by the time she was 10. But the last couple of weeks have been full of […]