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Around Me Now

I thought I’d share a few, unrelated, photos today. Some of these photos were taken with my “real” camera, and some are from my iPhone. When I take “real camera” photos, I use my good arm only  . . . … Continued

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Update, Update!

I’ve been busy lately trying to get my life back in order. I’m seven weeks post-op. All the things I’ve neglected for seven weeks are beginning to implode. I’m trying to tackle one or two neglected things each day. I’m … Continued

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Random: February 3rd 2017

I spent nine hours on art lessons yesterday and my brain was a blur by the time I finished. I think I overcommitted when I signed up for several classes in an attempt to “keep busy” post-surgery. Two days ago … Continued

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November 29, 2016

My family and friends have departed. I love having people here, but it’s definitely a lot of work. I was able to do much more this year … it made me realize how much better my arm is than it … Continued

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October 12, 2016

My son returned to Texas last night. It’s so hard to say good-bye. I hate it. Of course, I fell behind on lots of (boring) stuff while he was here. It will probably take me a few days to get … Continued

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September 29, 2016

I don’t know where this year has gone, but I’ll be SO glad to see it go. Ha! •  On a positive note, my husband has signed a contract to begin working full time again. (Hallelujah!!!!) He’s been doing part-time … Continued

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More Fire Photos

Helicopters were flying from “my” lake to the fire again for most of yesterday. The flames of the fire are no longer visible from my backyard as I sit down to write this post. The fire is still burning on … Continued

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When I woke up yesterday morning there was a smoky haze on the mountains behind my house. I could tell there was a fire back in the canyon, but it looked small – no big deal. A few hours later, … Continued

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Busy Doing Nothing

I seem to have no free time lately, and I’m not sure why. I’m doing absolutely nothing. Sunset with lots of lovely lens flare.  Newport Beach, CA Maybe I’m just adjusting to the increase in PT days? That’s probably it, … Continued

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July 5, 2016

I hope all my American readers had a fabulous 4th of July. Few things are as beautiful as “the golden hour” on a California beach. I really enjoyed my three day weekend even though I didn’t do anything super exciting. … Continued