Category Archives: life here

-hunting and baking . perfect companions-

This is what happens when you go off to kill a coyote in the middle of baking bread. I know. It sounds out of character for me. But when a good-looking man walks in your front door and asks if … Continue reading

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-drag and drop-

I wonder how long I’ll drive around without a rear bumper before I start feeling embarrassed. It’s been an entire month now, so it’s probably about time. Honestly, for the first week or two, every time I looked at it, … Continue reading

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Like a thief in the night.

Yesterday was May 21st, 2011 and the world officially ended. Congratulations to all those insightful prophets who got it right.

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-lips-

Saturday afternoon I learned that not all Burt’s Bees lip balms are created equal. Or something like that. We had a wedding to go to in the afternoon, so after lunch I changed into a skirt and got ready to … Continue reading

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-the key to traveling light is to not need very much-

Does anyone else do this? Whenever I change purses, I only transfer the items that I really want to carry: my wallet, some pens, gum if I have it, maybe some lotion or a pad of paper, an emergency snack. … Continue reading

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-surprise! (for me)-

Good news: My ceramic stovetop safely holds 4 cups of liquid. Bad news: I discovered this by forgetting that I’d set a freezer bag of turkey broth out to thaw last night before I went to bed. Piece of truth … Continue reading

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-a good day-

Today was a good day. And an eventful one, for a snow day. Since our church was cancelled for the weather, and we were in pretty dire need of groceries, we visited a church in Hazard. It’s really something to … Continue reading

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