Category Archives: Life

Pete’s New Life

As I noted in my previous post, we adopted a 7 yr old male gray tabby to help with overcrowding at the Maricopa Country Animal Care and Control. His previous owners had named him Peanut, but we’re calling him Pete; … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Earth

Everyday I read about the increasing effects of global warming; now these readings are followed by news of SCROTUS’s decision to roll back yet another important measure enacted to address the causes of climate change, and I am at a … Continue reading

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Bracelets

While I was restoring my home office after the washing machine flood of 2016, I found a stash of beads and spacers I’d forgotten I had. I think I got into making bracelets and a few necklaces while I was … Continue reading

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No Time to Blog

Too much work and too little play has made me a dull blogger. So, here are a few of my favorite Scott Metzger cartoons  

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Flood 2016: Progress

Today I signed the restoration contract, and they will begin work during the second week of January. Progress, but not as much as I would have liked. The new semester begins the second week of January, and we’re scheduled to … Continue reading

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Learning Lightroom

I’ve been reading several books on using Adobe Lightroom and playing around with it a bit over the last few months. During the Thanksgiving break, Craftsy had a 50% off sale on some of their online courses, so I bought … Continue reading

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Flood Update

Things have been moving along fairly well in response to the washing machine flood of 2016. First thing Monday am Mr. Desert called our insurance company and within an hour a guy was here to figure out what needed to … Continue reading

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