Oscar and the Squirrel

August has been quite the month so far.  Oscar and I have had our ups and downs and mostly we are finding a new rhythm by ourselves.  And so far we are doing pretty well.  I do have to say that Oscar keeps me on my toes.  He wants to dive into things head first […]

Risking It All

Lately I have had time on my hands to think.  There is a lot of thinking time on the shores of Lake Superior.  One of my more recent thoughts was that I have been seriously neglecting this blog and on the heels of that I started thinking about love.  I have had a lot going […]

Some Thoughts Today

I was finishing my Christmas presents for the boys, which are photo books of this past year, and it got me to thinking about the past.  My past, their past and just the past in general.  Then I came across this quote: “We leave something of ourselves behind when we leave a place, we stay […]

September

September is nearly over.  It has been a fast paced and busy month, but we have snuck in a few topless rides here and there.  We have seen great sights and I am posting a couple for you below.  The rides have kept the adventures alive since we haven’t taken any since Sloss Furnace.  We […]

Finished!!

–True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new. Antoine de Saint-Exupery Read more at: http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/keywords/done.html- Last night was my last night working for Mr. Terry.  His building is going to look amazing and I am happy to have had a part in that.   There is a […]

Anniversary

Tomorrow, on September 13 in 1997 I got married to my husband. We have been together now for 20 years, married for nearly 19. I say nearly, because tomorrow is the actual day. The reason I’m writing this today, is because I’m still working that other job at night, and I’m not sure that I […]

Thoughts for a Saturday

“WE DO NEED A RETURN TO INDIVIDUAL INTEGRITY, SELF-RELIANCE, AND OLD-FASHIONED GUMPTION. WE REALLY DO.” ROBERT M. PIRSIG Right now, I’m doing a side job for someone that I know. The only time I have to do the work is at night after I get off work. So, from about 7 o’clock to 10 o’clock […]