Category Archives: Life in general

Locust Leaves

The locust leaves are insidious. The locust leaves are everywhere, as pretty as they are, causing us to pull out the current version of the ‘electric broom’ and do our best to remove them. Stewie, who should have been trained … Continue reading

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A day with Grandma and Papi

It is approaching two o’clock and I am sitting down, quiet for the first time in the day, listening to the dishwasher and the Grandfather clock. We picked up the youngest two grandkids at 8:30 AM and brought them home. … Continue reading

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Update on my language study of Hungarian

Here is an update on my Hungarian work to date. I have no idea where I am going with this but I do know several things: language learning as a senior is a plus as it works a part of … Continue reading

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Coffee and flowers

It is about forty degrees, perhaps not so unusual for this time of the year, but shocking when you consider the really warm temps we had less than a week ago. The coffee is good and I have succeeded in … Continue reading

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Final steps of winterizing

I seized the day. It was cold and sunny. Unseasonably cold, the heat had gone on right before dawn. The wind was unbelievably strong. I went outside and began to straighten up the garage and then I started pulling things … Continue reading

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