Thanksgiving Top 10

It’s that time of year when everyone is listing what they are thankful for.  One thing I have never liked, is doing what everyone else is doing, just because they are doing it.  But, since the “top 10” is the thing to do and it is Thanksgiving week, I thought this week I would make an attempt to fall in line and do what everyone else is doing.  Continue reading “Thanksgiving Top 10”

Garden Time

I enjoy garden and yard work.  Growing up, we always had a fairly large garden.  I spent a lot of time working in the garden and enjoyed it.  As I spent hours digging up the garden by hand (we didn’t have a roto-tiller), I would pretend I was a forest firefighter digging a fire break and saving a small city… or a soldier digging up mines and saving the platoon.  I haven’t done much gardening since then, though.  Houston is very different from Kansas and I’m having to re-learn everything. Continue reading “Garden Time”