Category Archives: Out of the House!

Sometimes I actually do leave the house for something besides work and groceries.

Birthday… with Pails

I celebrated my fifty-fourth birthday yesterday with a project I’ve been contemplating for awhile.  I have been wanting to do some gardening, and my pinterest has been filling up with various do-it-yourself inexpensive gardening ideas.   I really liked one I … Continue reading

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Baby, It’s Cold Outside

We had a very cold week which actually gave us snow on New Years Day.  Although when I dared to post a photo on Facebook and called it “Snow”, I was sort of laughed at.  Around here, “Expecting a Hard … Continue reading

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Morning at the Tucson Botanical Gardens

After two days in a row of rain and clouds, I awoke this morning to brilliant blue sunny skies, so I finally made good on my wish to visit the Tucson Botanical Gardens.  I was especially interested in their Butterfly … Continue reading

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More Cat TV Tucson Style

  A new critter on Cat TV has been teasing Nekoka.  But don’t let his intent demeanor fool you – Nekoka is petrified of the out of doors.  I crack open that door and he’s under my bed way before … Continue reading

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So It Does Cloud Up In Tucson.

It is monsoon season here in Tucson, Arizona, and I must say I’m enjoying the dramatic weather changes that brings.  I mean, as much as I love the seemingly never-ending stream of sunny days, I find I’ve missed actual, well, … Continue reading

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Settling In Nicely

Today, for the first time since I moved here to Tucson (can it be over three weeks already!), we had a cloudy day all day.

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2014 – New Year, New Home

See that blue stuff?  That is the Arizona sky!  A few days ago I was shoveling snow in 9 degree weather.  Today I’m in short sleeves and it is almost 70, and I’m in my new duplex looking out at … Continue reading

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