This morning the sun peeked out briefly, and I sat in the yard for a few minutes and drew my rhododendron. I love having this plant in my garden. The leaves droop and shrivel in the real cold of winter, but they stick around. In the spring the warmth and sunshine stretch them out again. [...]
https://youtu.be/kCPefwJM6Rg This is a family film of my great grandfather, Ray Goodman, talking about his experience in the Army in 1918. He was stationed at the Army base near Chillicothe, Ohio at the time he recounts. There is a bit of a lead-up, and then he specifically talks about the 1918 Influenza. Thanks to Uncle [...]
Just the right level of sweetness and a firm and crunchy texture made this the tastiest apple I’ve enjoyed in a while.
And a nagging feeling I should tidy up the house. Some of the items occupying my dining table.
When I get really busy with work my calendar often has a lot of empty pages. I’m sure it seems like it should be the other way around, but I have other calendars for that information. This leaves me with lots of lovely empty pages to fill later. Pages like this one. Drew this vase [...]