Monthly Archives: December 2013

You Know You’re Retired When…

You get all cleaned up to go out to dinner at a Nice Place, and you accidentally wear your warm comfy bedroom slippers. And you don’t care. Because it’s so funny, and they are really warm. And comfy. Nothing says … Continue reading

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Watching

It’s Christmas morning and Olde Dog is watching for his Pack to drive up. No one said that anyone was coming, but it’s Christmas Day, and what is Christmas without at least some of the Pack? And he watches. And … Continue reading

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Country Road

A stranger drove down a country road, looking for someone to help her. She saw Olde Dog and his Man working in their yard close to the road. She stopped and told Man she needed help. She said her father … Continue reading

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Acorn Acres

A property with beautiful Florida oak trees in the early fall becomes a property with acres of acorns in the late fall. And the acorns do fall! The sharp crack of an acorn when it hits the tin roof of … Continue reading

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Baking Blitz

The strawberry season has arrived, and the berries are beautiful! This is half a flat – six quarts – of strawberries. Two days of baking and now the freezer has 14 strawberry nut bread loaves. With my new loaf pans … Continue reading

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Underground

The mound of sand marks the exit for a pocket gopher. Pocket gophers are rodents which translates to rat for me. They are outside, not inside the house, so there is that. My biggest worry is that the mounds are … Continue reading

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You Can’t See Me Part 2

Stalking Cat has his Angry Cat face on. Actually, he planned to go through the yard by way of the tree anyway. Olde Dog doing his best impression of a sprinter had nothing to do with it. Nothing at all.

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