Yesterday we got to see almost all of our Grandbabies! Terra hosted a family get together at their large country house. Luna and Janus and Imp and Elf and Tink were in Quebec City for Christmas, a work related situation, and stopped for a day and night at Terra’s house. They arrived at Terra and… Continue reading Clear and Frosty Morning
Yesterday the weather was miserable. It rained all day and it was cold to boot. This morning the sun rose and shines still. Although it is still sweater weather, it is beginning to warm. We visited Terra and Lares on Monday evening for a few hours, to share time with our Grandbabies Sunny and Sky,… Continue reading Sun!
There is flooding all around us! It began to rain on Thursday night, then we had heavy rainfall all day Friday, and it has rained all day today. Luckily we had installed a sump pump when the water main was broken in front of our house, which is carrying away the water accumulating below the… Continue reading Floods!
11:50 am It is almost noon, and the first load of laundry of the season is out to dry on the line across the back porch. In the winter the laundry is dried on racks in the front bedroom, which has multiple benefits; it saves hydro and humidifies the air during the heating season. It… Continue reading First Trip To The Rideau Camp
Although the calendar year is a mere human artifact, it is one that is familiar to me, and so has meaning in my life. It is time to say farewell to 2016. A year in retrospect, the highlights. At the end of the years I always think of A Tale Of Two Cities, “It was… Continue reading 2016 Retrospective