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Empty Nest, fourth time 'round
Wednesday, June 17, 2020      12 comments

Tacy moved Monday and there were tears, many tears. This is the 4th time she's left home, granted she was only here 3 months this time. But before this I had not been serious about watching my diet. Just one extra person made a ton of difference... Read more
Things opening...
Saturday, June 13, 2020      12 comments

I have to say the shelter at home was a blessing for me because Tacy quit her job at the Natural History Museum, got a job with Orange County with an apartment 145 miles away from us in Costa Mesa. But the weekend she was to move the governor sh... Read more
a mere 58 years ago...
Thursday, June 11, 2020      13 comments

June 1962 Here we are, BobbyBear and PeggyBea, at our campsite at Morro Bay campground and all ready to go to Hearst Castle. This is how we dressed t... Read more
Pretty Spring Day
Friday, May 08, 2020      7 comments

We decided to get our butts outta the house early today. Jeff always has grand plans that don't materialize til sometime after noon when I am making the time schedule for supper, making sure I have everything. Drives me crazy, I'm up at 5. So we... Read more
May Day in our yard
Saturday, May 02, 2020      8 comments

(we don't know what this is) As a kid I loved celebrating May Day (plus it's my birthday- lovely day for a birthday- I always enjoyed it) It was kind... Read more
Yesterday was lovely
Tuesday, April 28, 2020      10 comments

For some reason we got up and Jeff Had to go to the post office (I do not know what prompted this but...) so we get there an hour before it opened (he swears the internet told him it opened at 9, it didn't) So since we now live a ways from the P... Read more
A Beautiful Day
Sunday, April 26, 2020      13 comments

Pretty flowers out back- A different time of day and angle ... Read more
Yep, it's February in Santa Barbara
Thursday, February 20, 2020      5 comments

It is a warm 70 F and Wiley and I are enjoying our quiet backyard, except for song birds. Shorts over swimsuit weather. This lemon tree is recoveri... Read more
Moving is Done
Wednesday, February 05, 2020      6 comments

Now we need to unpack and even after getting rid of So Much Stuff, there's still heaps to go. I am hoping a 2nd look thru I will have a more critical eye and unload as much or more than the 1st go round. Wiley really digressed with his beha... Read more
We are in the midst of moving!!!
Thursday, January 30, 2020      6 comments

Warning this could be boring but... I am just beyond excited. We are moving small things that fit in our SUV and make about 5 trips per day. I can't carry stuff but Jeff likes for Wiley and me to ride along. The new house is a block f... Read more
Finally, a turn around!
Monday, January 20, 2020      9 comments

Oh, it's been a rough 6 months and I tried so hard to stay on track as I recuperated after my surgery. Life wasn't helping. Right after my surgery I was over the moon. I woke up feeling amazing, no pain after suffering chronic pain since '7... Read more
A good day for a hike
Tuesday, January 07, 2020      10 comments

We have been blessed with some fine weather the last few days so it was a great time to head to the back country for light hiking. This is a friend up on W, Camino Cielo (close to the Reagan Ranch up on the ridge). I picked this one because... Read more
Merry Christmas
Wednesday, December 25, 2019      11 comments

Wiley wishes everyone a happy Christmas! Tacy and me at her landlady's (also bff's mother) cookie exchange, my 1st time being at one, we have lots... Read more
A Good Day
Thursday, October 24, 2019      13 comments

Well cleaning out the house we've been in for 29 and a half years goes on. Today our piano of 20+ years went to a good home where the mom plans to play it in front of her 4 year old in the hope the child will want to play. We gave it away for fr... Read more
Saturday, October 12, 2019      10 comments

This was Sadie, she passed away in my arms last night, She had justed turned 2. This is so damn hard!... Read more

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