Cotton Crochet Wash Cloths

When we were camping a few days ago I mentioned that I missed having a trailer. One of the advantages that I enjoyed about having a trailer was the ability to keep it stocked with things like dishes, utensils, bedding, and linens. Now that we don’t have a trailer we…

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Savoring the Summer

Summer is waning in my neighborhood, but it is still lingering.  The aspen tree next to our driveway has not yet begun to turn.There is not snow on the mountains yet. At least, not the mountains we can see from our house. And that’s okay with me. Even though it’s…

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Our Daily Dessert

On our way to church we pass another church that has one of those changeable signs. They usually have some thought-provoking quote on it. Earlier this summer Lyle had remarked that their sign-changer must be on vacation because it had been awhile since the quote had changed. The very next…

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Water on the Rocks

With their 2-for-$20 menu Applebee’s is a pretty reasonable place to go for a date night dinner. The overly-enthusiastic 20-something waiter tried to be both helpful and entertaining. “What can I get you to drink this lovely evening?” he asked. “A margarita? A strawberry lemonade? Water on the rocks?” I…

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Why Do I Blog?

Those of you who have been following my blog for awhile have probably noticed that I’ve been doing some updating lately. The most obvious is that I’ve moved from Blogger to my own domain. That has been a learning curve in and of itself. My site layout is not yet…

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