I'm starting to swear at the television again, never a good sign. So I'm avoiding all political news.
So glad there's Hulu, Acorn Online, and Netflix. Also Kindle and Audible books.
And British t.v.
And Rose, our family dog, who only cares about food and having her belly rubbed. And the squirrels in our backyard.
Gee, things have changed in the last year or so! Ha! I'm including a picture to see if it works! This is our dog Rose!
The final episode of Inspector Lewis starts soon. I watched every Inspector Morse episode on Netflix a few years ago. Sergeant Robbie Lewis and Inspector Morse solved a lot of murders in Oxford. Lewis was patient with his superior, which wasn't always easy!...
One of my photos above, taken at Kelsey Creek Farm in June. It's going to be a hot week in the PNW, and will be in the mid-90s by Friday. We have an air conditioner in our living room, and it's keeping the house pretty comfortable. My blogging experiment is...
http://allrecipes.com/recipe/82923/healing-cabbage-soup/ I'm eating cabbage soup today, thanks to a summer cold and sore throat! This recipe for cabbage soup is great, because you can add anything you want and it still tastes great! I always add tons of gar...
It's time to start blogging again! My new laptop arrived today, and I'm eager to get back in the old blogging game. I don't want this aging brain to get too befuddled. Retirement is great, but I can get depressed if I do not keep my mind active. Facebook is...
- Downtown Emergency Service Center2014I retired from DESC June 27, 2014
- Nazareth College of Rochester, Washington University in St. Louis
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