A Peaceful Place

It is just about three months since we moved to The Burg.  Our house feels like home for us and the dogs and the grand girls who come Monday through Friday. So, now what? Because of the schedule with the girls I don’t get out and about too much during the week.  So now thatContinue reading “A Peaceful Place”

Frogs and Skinks

Here are a couple of photos from The Burg.  Water Lilies are taking over this pond. I heard the frogs plop into the water when I approached.  Hopefully I will be able to get some photos of them. And the elusive Blue-tailed Skink……. no photos yet.  I have to be patient (not a strong suit) andContinue reading “Frogs and Skinks”

Settling In

Our move went rather smooth.  That is a good thing.  But now the never ending boxes and cleaning and settling. It’s a quiet, peaceful neighborhood.  Two large walnut trees in the backyard.  Birds everywhere.  But we have yet to see a squirrel.  Our dogs are quite upset about that.  They keep looking.  They are boundContinue reading “Settling In”

So Long, Farewell

In two days we will have moved all our worldly goods out of the KCMO area.  It was a great tour of duty. Moving is exciting to me and exhausting.  It also stirs up all kinds of emotions. Our last five and half years in this location has been very good, yet very hard inContinue reading “So Long, Farewell”

Whistles Callin’ Me Away

I have the earliest memories of longing for adventure.  We lived in a simple ranch house, just big enough for us.  The yard was big enough to hide in and play baseball or whatever.  We had woods across the street that we took ownership of.  But, when I attended elementary school and was invited overContinue reading “Whistles Callin’ Me Away”