Home Sweet Home

Home is more than a structure. It’s what you surround yourself with and carry inside.

A Son’s Visit

A Son’s Visit

Even with only a brief visit from my son, my house feel oddly empty after he leaves. I long to make him another cup of coffee and see him standing in my kitchen, stirring in cream and sugar.  I even miss watching the smoke drift past my living room window, as he stood outside on…

2012 Holiday Happenings

2012 Holiday Happenings

I had hoped to have a more poetic, humorous, and entertaining post put together, but then it’s the holidays and there has been so much to do. There’s a bit of humor towards the end, including my imitation of Puft the Marshmallow Man from the “Ghostbusters” movie. Here’s a few photos of Shy trying out her gift from…

Eye Popping Vegas

Eye Popping Vegas

Oh my, I haven’t posted for a couple weeks, so there’s a lot of catching up to do. I’m not even sure where I left off in my last post, I suppose I could look back with this all seeing eye… Naw, I’ll just start off by saying that I have a post today on…

A View From the Potting Shed

A View From the Potting Shed

It was a cooler, less humid weekend. This is Minnesota so we know these weather breaks are short lived (there’s a predicted high of 95 F today), so that’s all the more reason to appreciate the good times by being outside as much as possible. Steve and I headed for the Minneapolis Farmer’s Market around…