Harry has grown just over 2 inches in 2 months. It’s a good thing we’re exclusively wearing shorts, because the boy would have no pants.
It’s 103 outside. There’s a fox in my garden. My closet is unorganized. And I have 27 things to do today. That’s it, Summer. I’m taking things over here. Get out of the way. *Photo by Jeff Gay (Jeff took all of these lovely photos from The Padrino’s Birthday weekend this past weekend. I’m looking [...]
Last Friday, Gabrielle wrote about The Illusion of Control as her daughter Maude was in the hospital, and about how she (Gabby) sometimes turns to work when she needs a diversion from disillusionment …because, in her words…“I am in need of a distraction, and work is the only thing that sounds appealing, so I’m going [...]
It’s 102. The 14th day over 100. Or something like that. And it’s only June. I wonder how I’m going to get through this summer? I have a few ideas… *Photo by Jeff Gay
From Westerbroek This is what I’m thinking for the kitchen cabinets. Some version of grey. With this exact hardware. Everything else white. Cool? Thanks. Good talk.
I found these on Endless Simmer. Go there to find out how to make them. Now.
Photo from Anthology Magazine. For years now, I’ve made Yearlong To-Do Lists, Tax-Day-to-Tax-Day Lists, Birthday-to-Birthday Lists. Basically, small-section versions of the beloved Life Lists. But since moving to the country, it seems that seasons have started to matter more. Even our weird seasons in Texas. And not to go all moon-cycle Farmer’s Almanac on you, [...]
Today is a Monday. In every single way. I’m feeling sorta no nonsense. *Photo by Jeff Gay
The fruits of summer. So far.
Big Lake. Big fun boat (with lots of noodles for big lake swimming). Little boy. A very good combination.