Tag: Dogs

North Carolina dreaming

Every trip we take is an opportunity to explore somewhere to retire. Earlier this month we spent a little over a week in the North Carolina mountains, up near the Tennessee border.  There are beautiful little towns, Boone, Blowing Rock, Banner Elk, Newland and if you go an 1- 1/2 to 2 hours you will…

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Fall is in sight

I’ve been pretty busy at my day job for the last couple of weeks.  I am really ready for the long Labor day weekend.  When I have a little break I am a bit obsessed watching the little hummingbirds battle for control of the feeders in the yard.  I think they are in a bit…

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Butterflies flutter by

The Texas heat is taking a little break.  I think the high today was only 95.  I was able to be outside for a little bit taking stock of my flower beds that are not looking so good after the extreme temperatures.  Even through my flowers are a bit of a mess, I’ve been trying…

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Not a creature was stirring….

The holidays really seem to sneak up on us.  We have had lots of adventures this year that seemed to gobble up vacation days and only leave a little time off for the holidays.  Luckily my days off start tomorrow and continue through the new year.  I always love December, the preparations, celebration with family,…

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Photo inspiration

I finally realized I am  not able to do a post without photo inspiration.  It is a snapshot of what I see and explains where my head is that day.  I haven’t had a lot of time lately to go “Kodaking’ as my grandmother called it.  My grandmother, Altha Turney Lynch, was born in 1901…

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Furry Joy

Dogs have always been a part of our life.  At one time, we actually had 8 dogs.  Definitely a little crazy since we have had Border Collies and Australian Shepherds.  If you aren’t familiar with these breeds, they always need a job to do.  Our dogs participate in dog sports to keep them busy and…

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