Waking in winter isn’t the same as waking in the desert heat. Not cold enough to turn on the heat. Still too warm to wear layers like I did in Indiana. In the winters here, I transform into the tin man from “The Wizard of Oz” sans oil can. When I awake, […]
It is the day after Christmas and the hardware store was packed, much to my surprise. I had to replace that toilet handle. Top was off. Water off a quarter turn. Flush. Unhook the two chains. Put in new handle rod. Take out and bend to fit. Back in and […]
We’re between movies. She is taking a bath with her special Christmas mango bubble bath. We just finished watching one of our favorites: “White Christmas.” A 1954 extravaganza, a feast for the heart. Mine for sure. I’ve seen it a million times and I still tear up at the same […]
This Christmas the spirit of Christmas is everywhere. Even where it is not wanted or allowed. Do not under- estimate the power of God’s love this Christmas.
We were both up before five and started our breakfast routine. Me coffee and cheese; she clean up from last night, butter, jam, plates. We turned on Roku and listened to instrumental Christmas music as we ate and talked. The TV screen was a window with snow falling outside. She […]