Category Archives: Grandkids

Grandkids and hot summer days

It is just about 8:30 and although we are enjoying immensely the act of being calmly on the patio enjoying a cup of coffee, the peace is marred by the noise of gasoline powered devices meant to trim lawns. I … Continue reading

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Chalk and rain barrels

Normally, when you think of chalk, you think of blackboards, sidewalks, and maybe even specially painted walls that are made for chalk. The latter is the case in the grandkids playhouse that has walls painted for just that situation. The … Continue reading

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An early grandkid morning

MK set the alarm for 6:00 AM and despite the fact that she left for the kids’ house, I got up anyway. I managed to make the bed, go downstairs, feed and walk the dog, and take my morning supplements. … Continue reading

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Snaky Snakes and naps

One of our charges is currently on a bed, attempting to take a nap, or should I say trying to avoid falling asleep. He is not too fond of the idea. He and I had taken down his Pack and … Continue reading

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Snaky snakes and lotus blossoms

My days are busy and always changing. Of late, I have been listening to podcasts about introverts. I am an introvert. I was once painfully shy. I am truly not the shy person I was, but I will always have … Continue reading

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