Plantaholica Incurablis

Posted on Jul 31, 2013 in Uncategorized
Plantaholica Incurablis

This morning my nephew, who spends some summer days here with us, came running in the door only to gather us all out front to see a broad-tailed hummingbird.  It was stunning to watch her (I know this because of my brother in-law, Seth a.k.a “Birdie” is an incredible ornithologist with Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory) dance […]

Reaching with Grace

Posted on Jul 23, 2013 in Uncategorized
Reaching with Grace

This morning, my two older boys are at camp, Chris has peddled his bike into work, and Chachi is sound asleep in our bed with the sunlight pouring in on his golden head. I just folded two loads of laundry, got another one going. Got some sweet affection from my dogs, who now have gone […]

Wobbly Wheels

Posted on Jul 12, 2013 in Uncategorized
Wobbly Wheels

Do you remember that feeling when you were little and when riding your bike so fast, your wheels felt like they might come right off? As they wobbled and wove across the road, I would get a pit in my stomach knowing that if I hit a rock or the brakes wrong, I was in […]

Insomnia 3- Stars…. home again.

Posted on Jul 8, 2013 in Uncategorized

Yesterday I “took the day off.” It was great. I managed to talk myself into not feeling guilty for not getting much of anything accomplished (but that in itself is a big accomplishment).  I wandered around the yard, read a bit, did a few loads of laundry (which is now a heaping mountain on my […]