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. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]