Monthly Archives: July 2013


We just booked a marvelous, overseas holiday and I’m simply bubbling over with anticipation, even though we won’t travel until cool weather. I have all summer to look forward to our autumn adventure! I’ve already bought an inflatable neck pillow, … Continue reading


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Deep Roots

Clearing our patio and flower beds of unwanted weeds, I discovered native Texas plants have deep roots. Many of them also have stickers and burrs to deter my efforts at eradication. One has to admire a weed for its tenacity. … Continue reading

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