Category Archive for 'Family'

the empty chair

Sunday, September 6th, 2009

There’s a new post up at my travel blog, Journey to the Center.

remembering bill

Saturday, May 30th, 2009

There’s a new post up at my travel blog Journey to the Center.

she came in through the bathroom window

Tuesday, October 7th, 2008

In mid-August, this distinctively marked moth was found walking on the screen of the bathroom window. I invited it in for a brief visit, during which I shot several photos. I haven’t had time to do more than a quick peruse through moth images looking for an ID, but so far, no luck. Would any […]

my best friend

Monday, September 8th, 2008

This is the post that I had hoped never to have to write. As some of you already know, awhile ago I wrote that Don had retired due to health problems. Unfortunately, on the evening of Saturday, September 6th, he passed away from complications related to his illness. Despite writing about so many events of […]

evening visitor

Saturday, April 5th, 2008

A couple of days ago, while I was washing vegetables at the kitchen sink, I caught sight of something moving around on the side of one of the trees in the back garden. I grabbed my camera and shot a couple of photos. The visitor turned out to be a Raccoon hanging from the tree […]

nine years ago

Monday, March 17th, 2008

At a couple of minutes before 9 p.m. tonight, March 17, 2008, it will be nine years since my dad died of kidney cancer. If you’ve been reading my blog for awhile, you’ll know that my dad had a lot of interesting careers, adventures and pastimes. One of these was racing stock cars back in […]

33 years

Tuesday, September 25th, 2007

It’s our anniversary today. Thirty-three years. I just did a little math and realized that Don and I have been married for almost two-thirds of my life. Basically, it’s been a hoot and I can’t think of anyone I’d rather have spent those two-thirds of my life with. Happy anniversary, Don!