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Thoughts while walking

Saturday, December 05, 2009      7 comments

I walked the dogs a long, long walk this evening. My pedometer said 950 steps when I started, and 11290 when we got home. Stopped by Petsmart to get the pups new harnesses, leads, and sweaters. When I plotted our path on the map router, it came... Read more

Blue Winter

Friday, December 04, 2009      8 comments

Blue Winter by Robert Francis Winter uses all the blues there are. One shade of blue for water, one for ice, Read more

It Snowed Today

Thursday, December 03, 2009      12 comments

We had a snow storm this morning in Albuquerque - cold, windy, just a light sprinkling of snow. It's pretty much melted off now this afternoon, but the temperature is supposed to stay low. Yesterday, it was sunny, cool and clear - I took the pup... Read more

Winter Thoughts

Wednesday, December 02, 2009      7 comments

I like these cold, gray winter days. Days like these let you savor a bad mood. ~Bill Watterson Snowflakes are kisses from heaven. ~Author Unknown Read more

Sleepy Day

Wednesday, December 02, 2009      4 comments

Don't know why, but I was sleepy all day. I'd done my turn-around day on Sunday - wasted most of it sleepy, and slept the night. Last night, I took a sleeping pill (I don't use them often) and woke up at 05. Played online a couple of hours and w... Read more

I Want To Be An Outrageous Old Woman

Tuesday, December 01, 2009      10 comments

(I can't find the author of this quote) • If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun. Katharine Hepburn ... Read more

Warning - When I Am an Old Woman I Shall Wear Purple

Sunday, November 29, 2009      16 comments

By Jenny Joseph When I am an old woman, I shall wear purple with a red hat that doesn't go, and doesn't suit me. And I shall spend my pension on brandy and summer glo... Read more

More Thoughts About Getting Older

Saturday, November 28, 2009      8 comments

Age does not diminish the extreme disappointment of having a scoop of ice cream fall from the cone. -- Jim Fiebig You know you're getting old when you stoop to tie your shoe... Read more

Back to Reality

Saturday, November 28, 2009      4 comments

It was bad enough having all the fancy food here for Thanksgiving - we have some really good co0ks that work here, and they have wonderful special dishes. Then, someone brought in a carrot cake, and the pies (pumpkin & pecan). I managed to avoi... Read more

Thanksgiving Delights

Thursday, November 26, 2009      5 comments

On Thanksgiving Day we’re thankful for Our blessings all year through, For family we dearly love, For good friends, old and new. For sun to light and warm our days,... Read more

Critters Like Thanksgiving, Too

Thursday, November 26, 2009      10 comments

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Getting Old Is Not For Sissies

Tuesday, November 24, 2009      12 comments

Bette Davis is quoted as saying that. Old age is an excellent time for outrage. My goal is to say or do at least... Read more

Miguel & Me

Monday, November 23, 2009      2 comments

Oof - another day gone by without meeting my goals. I had breakfast, washed a couple of loads of laundry, played online and had plans for the day - gym, shopping, walk the pups. ... Read more

Where Did the Day Go?

Sunday, November 22, 2009      4 comments

The last time I blogged, Thurs night, we were swamped at work. Chased alligators all night. "When you're up to your neck in alligators, you forget that your job is to clear the swamp." Read more

Busy Night

Friday, November 20, 2009      3 comments

Much busier tonight - beds are full in the Emergency Department and upstairs, so our admissions are moving very slowly. We already know we'll be short-staffed tonight. Read more


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