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Mifflin House

Mifflin House

Yesterday kicked my butt! I am not going to say I am too old for hard physical work, bite your tongue! I am not going to say I am too delicate either. Anyone who has seen me knows delicate would  be sarcasm.  “Sturdy” is a better match. So bring on the hard labor, but give me a few days to… Read more →

Lily Bird

 Layout for DSO Color Challenge Miss Lily left us years ago, but not before she taught us that Great Danes can sing like birds instead of whine, and to play a mean game of Lily Ball! She and her sad eyes are missed here everyday. Her Memory Roses bloomed yesterday and with the doors open to catch the lovely breezes… Read more →

Corn Flakes

Corn Flakes

After YEARS avoiding corn flakes, I ate them enough as a kid. Well, something nostalgic came over me and I tossed one of those gigantic boxes in my shopping cart. MMM! What is it about corn flakes?  Frosted Flakes  ( rolled in sugar, dried, rolled again) can be too hard, but corn flakes are crisp, flake-y perfection.  My mom bought corn flakes,… Read more →

Bluebonnets

Their here!  As sure as the sun’s gonna rise, bluebonnets arrive on the roadsides in this part of Texas each spring. Thanks to Ladybird Johnson former first lady, who LOVED wildflowers…Texas preserves its roadside wildflowers ( by not mowing them down until they re-seed and other common sense measures) So a country drive stays country.  Nice. Bluebonnets are really not that rare… Read more →