People You Can Meet in The Burg

I am mostly a homebody. I enjoy staying home and doing projects – reading, writing, breathing fresh air in the yard with my doggies, bird watching, photography, and so on…… But I also know that to remain open to life I need to get out and about. So yesterday I met up with a friendContinue reading “People You Can Meet in The Burg”

Surprises

It can get pretty hot here in The Middle. This summer is mildly hot compared to other summers in The Middle. This summer is better for us since we  had central air installed. I have to go outside to warm up. I’m not complaining. This particular afternoon I realized I needed to water my tropicalContinue reading “Surprises”

Who Are you?

After posting Love is the Key on January 19th of this year, it still stands. I just love my dogs. Maybe they have replaced caring for my granddaughters full time. LOL I do call Teddy Roosevelt (the pup) Penny June (the girl) from time to time. I have even called Penny Teddy, oops. It mustContinue reading “Who Are you?”

O Christmas Tree – Around The Burg

My last Christmas in New Jersey was momentous. My daughter-in-law and my youngest grandson took me to a Christmas Tree Farm. It was magical in so many ways. That day was cold and cloudy and the back drop of the farm was woods and wooden fences. They raised pigs there. We looked in on theContinue reading “O Christmas Tree – Around The Burg”

The Day I Met Ladd Drummond – aka Marlboro Man

Those of you who watch The Food Network on Saturday mornings will know of Ree Drummond, also know as The Pioneer Woman. She is a down-home kind of gal who cooks for cowboys and ranchers and kids. Comfort food that we all love. In her biography she talks of once being a vegetarian while sportingContinue reading “The Day I Met Ladd Drummond – aka Marlboro Man”

Spring Time Around The Burg 2016

We are having a lovely Spring in The Middle this year. Perfect temperatures. Not quite enough rain but a bit here and there. We enjoyed a drive yesterday in the country toward a town called Calhoun and onward to Warsaw, Missouri located on a portion of Truman Lake. We had a late breakfast at TheContinue reading “Spring Time Around The Burg 2016”

Tea Time

It’s a gorgeous day in The Burg.  Not a cloud in the sky after two days of rain. The air is crisp and clear.  Nothing like a little walk around town and then a treat. I love treats.  I try to space them out so they can truly be a treat.  If done too oftenContinue reading “Tea Time”