52 Photos ~ Bright

This week's photo theme was "Bright" and, wouldn't you know it, it was a dark week. Cloudy, stormy, rainy, with a power outage thrown in for good measure. The night the lights went out, we lit the stove by match, talked by candlelight, and carried battery-powered lanterns up to bed. It was a cozy feeling.… Continue reading 52 Photos ~ Bright

Sweet summer decline

It's been hot here this week. Dog-gone hot. Tongue-hanging-out-of-the-mouth hot. Popsicles-in-the-afternoon-and-then-ice-cream-in-the-evenings hot. The gin is living in the freezer, only coming out briefly in the evenings to mingle with tonic, lime, and ice in our little sippy cups. Summer has come, and hit with full force. And I'm not complaining one tiny itsy bit. This… Continue reading Sweet summer decline