Monthly Archives: August 2013

A ROAD TRIP TO THE GARDEN STATE

We drove to New Jersey last weekend to pick peaches and plums and spend the weekend with Denise’s family.  Denise grew up in New Jersey and I spent a lot of my adult life there.  I suppose it’s no surprise … Continue reading

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DISAPPOINTMENT AND UNEXPECTED TREASURE IN THE EMPTY NEST

It has been an odd summer.  Lots of rain.  Temperatures rising, falling and rising again.  And there has been the humidity. 89%, day after day, for weeks, yet, it doesn’t rain.  We’ve had cleaner breaths standing over the canners. Saturday … Continue reading

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CONGRATULATIONS FROM THE EMPTY NEST

Some time ago, a blogger called TBM left a comment on our site.   Of course, we visited her site and this is what we found.  One day she made a decision to change her life.  She wanted it to … Continue reading

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