Monthly Archives: November 2019

We Gather Together

With the Thanksgiving holidays right around the corner, I’ll be taking a short break from blogging. We will be spending time with children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, as well as visiting with my older sister. The holidays will entail a little

We Gather Together

With the Thanksgiving holidays right around the corner, I’ll be taking a short break from blogging. We will be spending time with children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, as well as visiting with my older sister. The holidays will entail a little

Another Village to Visit

I still have villages on my mind. Not only am I still thinking about Carsen’s off-hand remark that our neighborhood is “almost like a village“, but I’m also thinking of my little Victorian village nestled away among the Christmas decorations. It

Another Village to Visit

I still have villages on my mind. Not only am I still thinking about Carsen’s off-hand remark that our neighborhood is “almost like a village“, but I’m also thinking of my little Victorian village nestled away among the Christmas decorations. It

Almost Like a Village

Last weekend our grandson, Carsen, visited with us. We had a fun time playing Sorry, watching his favorite show — Brain Games — and playing with the stuffed puppies. Carsen is eight years old, and while he has some interest

Almost Like a Village

Last weekend our grandson, Carsen, visited with us. We had a fun time playing Sorry, watching his favorite show — Brain Games — and playing with the stuffed puppies. Carsen is eight years old, and while he has some interest

Faces from the Younger Generation

I certainly had fun drawing older faces like my “Old Man in the Hat” and “Old Woman with a Shawl”. I continue to be fascinated by faces, and I appreciate all the comments and suggestions I’ve received. Right now my mind

Faces from the Younger Generation

I certainly had fun drawing older faces like my “Old Man in the Hat” and “Old Woman with a Shawl”. I continue to be fascinated by faces, and I appreciate all the comments and suggestions I’ve received. Right now my mind

Discovering Digital Art

I have played around with digital art a bit, but only a bit. A very little bit, in fact. Actually, it would be more accurate to say that I’ve toyed with photo manipulation, and I’ve really done nothing with actual art.

Discovering Digital Art

I have played around with digital art a bit, but only a bit. A very little bit, in fact. Actually, it would be more accurate to say that I’ve toyed with photo manipulation, and I’ve really done nothing with actual art.

Travels with Woof-Woof

In 1960, author John Steinbeck set off with his dog, Charley, on a 10,000 mile jaunt around America. Two years later, his account was published as Travels with Charley. Our recent trip to Tennessee covered far fewer miles, but we,

Travels with Woof-Woof

In 1960, author John Steinbeck set off with his dog, Charley, on a 10,000 mile jaunt around America. Two years later, his account was published as Travels with Charley. Our recent trip to Tennessee covered far fewer miles, but we,

Charting a Course

People have different ways of getting about, different ways of maneuvering through life, different ways to get where they’re going. I would truly be lost without GPS. Some people feel the same way about their bullet journals.  Yes, I jumped

Charting a Course

People have different ways of getting about, different ways of maneuvering through life, different ways to get where they’re going. I would truly be lost without GPS. Some people feel the same way about their bullet journals.  Yes, I jumped