lucky number…

  13! Here’s to the bright New Year, and a fond farewell to the old; here’s to the things that are yet to come, and to the memories that we hold. ~Author unknown

so soon?

How did it get so late so soon? It’s night before it’s afternoon. December is here before it’s June. My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon? ~Dr. Seuss

amidst the debris

on this Halloween the trees are mostly stripped of leaves except for those stubborn oaks and the bittersweet vines the storm blanketed our yard with a carpet of debris and now we are cleaning up drying off and thankful that we made it through unscathed           while life continues to get back to normal here my thoughts are with my…

waiting for Frankenstorm

        last year around this time we were hit with a big storm wind, snow, falling trees and branches without heat or electriciy for days huddled under blankets Halloween was postponed and now here we are again awaiting another storm headed up the coast will history repeat itself? will Frankenstorm haunt us this Halloween? time will tell today I’ll take one…

if you give a bird a berry…

he’s going to ask you for a glass of milk…   (text borrowed from Laura Numeroff, author of “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie”.   Can you tell that I taught preschool for many years?   I may not be able to quote Shakespeare, but I can recite many children’s books from memory!) Have a beauritul weekend all!