Blogging About Not Blogging

I haven’t written a new blog post in over two weeks.  I have several half written posts, but nothing is interesting enough to keep me at it to finish.  My attention span is zero, I am chasing squirrels.  Even with all  of the awesome writing prompts that the lovely Lorna at Gin and Lemonade has […]

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Mom Stories

After my last blog post, many kind people suggested that I try to think of all the good times that I had with my mom.  To try and stay focused on the happy, and not the sad memories associated with her. So, in response to those suggestions I have come up with a few of […]

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Feeling Autumn

We are moving into the Fall season whether I am ready or not.  It’s not that I don’t enjoy Autumn.  Really, what’s not to love? It’s a season to drink flavored coffees and teas, and a time to bake amazing goodies. Who doesn’t love a warm loaf of zucchini or pumpkin bread drizzled with fresh butter? […]

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Wrapping up Summer: An Update

Well, we are wrapping up summer here in Western Germany.  The leaves are starting to turn.  Actually, they started doing that quite some time ago, and many have already fallen.  We had a very hot, dry summer here, and it really stressed the trees out a lot.  But, the sunny days and hot weather made […]

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