Monthly Archives: July 2020

Conversation with my Mom

Friday, July 31, 2020 Today I am grateful for a conversation with my mom.  At 93, she can be a bit, um, well, cantankerous.  I’m used to it.  I expect it.  I know you’re thinking that at 93 she’s earned … Continue reading

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Social Distancing Lane in the Swimming Pool

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 Today I am grateful for the social distancing lane swim at the swimming pool.  Boy, that’s a mouthful, just like a bad gulp of the chlorinated liquid, that chokes in your throat.  Wordy today, I guess. … Continue reading

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New Grand-Kittens

Monday, July 27, 2020 Today I am grateful for grand-kittens.  Both of our local sons and families have new kittens.  One has one, the other has two.  It’s like a study in hairballs!  But what fun.   We had the … Continue reading

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Gastronomic trip to Paris

Friday, July 24, 2020 Today I am grateful for a gastronomic trip to Paris.  Okay, I didn’t actually go to Paris, but I felt like I did when I ate this amazing chocolate/almond croissant from Bakers on Broad in Souderton, … Continue reading

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Constants

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 Today I am grateful for constants.  After writing yesterday’s blog about carrying the load of the world on my shoulders, I got to thinking about things in my life that are constant.  The sun will always … Continue reading

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Strength

  Tuesday, July 21, 2020 Today I am grateful for strength.  I think many of us surprise ourselves with how strong we actually are.  I know I do.  I get hit with a set-back, real or perceived and I’m sure … Continue reading

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Growing

Sunday, July 19, 2020 Today I am grateful for growing.  No, I’m not talking about my waistline or my hips because there’s not much to be happy about with them growing.  I’m talking about my one-time kitchen friend, Spud.   … Continue reading

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No Bombs Falling

Friday, July 17, 2020 Today I am grateful there are no bombs falling.  Wow.  I’m hitting you right between the eyeballs with that one today, right?  Why would I make such a statement?   Because I just finished the book, … Continue reading

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Self-Care

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 Today I am grateful for self-care.  I haven’t written a blog for five days.  How did it get to be that long?  I didn’t realize it until someone messaged me to say they missed me.  How … Continue reading

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On-Line Jigsaw Puzzles

  Thursday, July 9, 2020 Today I am grateful for on-line puzzles at Jigsaw Explorer Puzzle Player.  You already know we spent the early part of the socially distancing process doing jigsaw puzzles, ending with the nightmare white one that … Continue reading

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