The view from my living room on one side was not appealing. It was so bad that I kept the shades partially closed.
So, to improve the view I added this lovely plant on the outside.
It takes up almost the entire window. A lovely alternative to the previous view.
For the first few days, as I walked across my living room or looked up from my reading, I would be startled by this plant “watching me” through the window.
Have I been isolated too long??
Is there anything more delicious than lightly salted pistachios?
I admit, I am addicted.
I love most nuts and finding pistachios shelled is heaven.
The slight touch of salt is perfect. Continue reading “To Catch a Thief”
Seeing this parked car made me laugh out loud.
I could see me parking over the line with a car of this length.
Parallel parking is not a preferred activity especially on a busy street in downtown Portland!
I especially hate it when lots of people are watching me.
“Woman driver” I can hear them muttering. Continue reading “Parking fail but not mine!”
I am trying to eat good food when I “break my fast” but, it’s not always easy mainly due to lack of time and a bit of laziness.
I don’t want to cook first thing in the morning and I don’t want to clean up afterwards.
However, I do want to eat well. Continue reading “Breaking my fast”
Excuse the corn…
Have a happy, light-hearted day!
A man and a woman are in a “second time around” relationship.
Both bring baggage, hurt, and trepidation into the mix.
Things are going really, really well.
Until… Continue reading “Why She Wanted to Kill Him…”
Who knew that Pi Day would grow to such a fun, widespread event?
Years ago, mainly math nerds were the select few who knew the significance of 3.14. Celebrations, if any, were definitely not mainstream. Continue reading “Pi R Squared”
I know it’s never a good idea to go to the grocery store when I am hungry.
It was an especially bad idea this morning as I was hungy and I had just worked out with my trainer at the gym. I was hungry and tired. Continue reading “Marie, I wanted cake!”
Spending a week in paradise.
Cabo San Lucas and San Jose del Cabo. Continue reading “Restoring my soul”
This brought a smile to my face and those of the women who were standing nearby.