Autumn is officially here, but today (Sept 24) is 80f and humid, just like summer. We were housekeeping this morning, I vacuum while J dusts, but after 45 minutes or so we had to sit down to cool off! I’ll start a new blog post and see how far I get while J rests on … More Changes

Two Years Later…

It’s been two years since starting this blog – some things have changed, some not so much. I’ll mention a few things we’ve been doing, then comment on some of the changes. In June, both J’s sons visited, overlapping by a day or so. It worked out well, was great to see them, and good, … More Two Years Later…

The Two-Factor Problem, & the Trouble with Travel

NEW: Documentaries,  above, lists videos that I have found helpful – check them out if interested. The other day we had a conversation that startled me: J was remarking about some slacks that were no longer comfortable, so I suggested she go get all the slacks out of her closet and we’d sort through and … More The Two-Factor Problem, & the Trouble with Travel


It’s a new year and things continue fairly calm – a real blessing. There’s been time to reflect  and energy to get to some projects that have been on the list for years, in some cases. The stair carpeting project, for one – now, when I look across the living room at the stairway I … More Responsibility!