It feels like all of a sudden the autumn colors started to pop here in Olympia. Sadly they seem to be going just as fast as they came. Trees in just a days time seem to me naked now...and the ground is covered in crispy leaves. I do have to admit that I love traipsing... Continue Reading →
As a child I had dreamt of mossy woods, deep dark forests, underbrush so thick and plush it could be a bed. I blame it on my love of classic fairy tales, the Black Forest & an obsession of mushrooms. As a teen I visited the PNW for the first time. Not only was it... Continue Reading →
After living in "high altitude" for 4 years and having nothing turn out quite right. I am happy to once again be closer to sea level and having my recipes turn out great once again. That being the case we now almost always have a full cookie jar...is that a good or bad thing? You... Continue Reading →
Not that we live a fast paced life...actually far from. However somedays just need to be for nothing but relaxing. Friday we had gone to Seattle to see Grateful Shred , they are a Dead cover band and are great. If your into that and they are playing near you check them out! You wont be disappointed.... Continue Reading →
Both O & S have been loving the new house. So much more open space to play in, a glass door, and the stairs...don't forget the stairs. With all this "new" they are constantly running about and getting into kittie shenanigans...which leads to BIG naps. Not cat naps, but full on snoring, tongues flapping out... Continue Reading →
Yesterday was the Spring Equinox, and I didn't realize my last post was on Autumn Equinox...see a pattern here? Anyhow winter literally just zipped past for us. After the holidays it was all about moving mode. It has been a month now at our new place and we couldn't be happier. We have wanted... Continue Reading →
I can never seem to ever find any bedding that I am a fan of. So seeing that I have all my dyes for tie dye I decided to do some bedding for us. I am pretty happy with how it had turned out, and the kitties seem to approve as well.
I like to keep our yard free of chemicals and accommodating to the wildlife. Be that birds, bees, grasshoppers, mantises, or by beloved squirrels. This I am sure drives the neighbor crazy...He is "King Roundup" and the "weeds" that he despises, we actually enjoy. Anyhow this year we have quite a crop of sunflowers...it makes... Continue Reading →