$0.00 – Achieving a long-term goal

While I was in Ohio, I talked to my sister about a number of things. One of those things was...

An unintentional silent retreat

I’ve been to a silent retreat before. It was a weekend. It started on Friday night and lasted until Sunday...

Escape from Ohio!

Normally, I just don’t have anything to do with Ohio in the winter, but, it was my sister’s 70th birthday...

Early birds, worms, and all that!

They say that the early bird gets the worm, and that may be true. Looked at the other way, the...

Hurry! Hurry! Bread and milk!!!

The Snowpocalypse is here! Well, maybe not all tht bad, but it is snowing in Charlotte and the schools are...

At first, I thought that I was missing something …

As it turns out, I wasn’t! As I mentioned a few posts back, I had been looking at and thinking...

Well, the calendar indicates that we, here in the northern hemisphere, are at the beginning of winter. However, I had a bit of a different experience this morning, a bit of “fall”. I decided to walk through the woods yesterday…

Yeah! Yeah! Yeah! I know that it’s not _that_ kind of boxing, silly! 🙂 I’m not stoooooooopid! Boxing Day in the UK and Canada is similar to our Black Friday where retailers place lots of items on sale, but happens…

Usually, when I think of Christmas, I think of it as a time for family gatherings, sitting around chatting, laughing, drinking a bit of eggnog or whatever is your “thing”. This Christmas Day has been a nice, quiet, laid back…

I, for one, will be glad to see the sun set later and later. I have a difficult time staying up during the late fall and early winter. Yesterday was the winter solstice. I took a moment to admire the…

Nope. This picture wasn’t taken by a Nikon D850 because I don’t own one. In fact, it was taken with an iPhone! 🙂 Sometimes, I love to listen to mind chatter during my various walks. The topics are all over…