Monthly Archives: December 2014

Whoa! Year 2014 brakes to yield to Year 2015!

Image and copyright by Rodney Campbell: https://www.flickr.com/photos/acrylicartist/8675363004/ The big subject on the early morning weather report was about the brutal temps, but also the fast-moving squall that zipped through the northern ‘burbs and might be headed to the other counties. … Continue reading

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Did you stop and smell the roses today?

Well Winter tapped me on the shoulder when I left the house this morning – it said “I know you think I was vacationing, but I’m back” … it sure was back and it was 18 degrees with a 9 … Continue reading

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A few tidbits from the trail …

It wasn’t just brisk – it was downright cold when I left for my walk this morning – but no complaints from my corner as it was bright and sunny and no snow! I wish we’d have Winter like the … Continue reading

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4 Calling Birds, 3 French Hens, 2 Turtledoves and …

Image and copyright by Rodney Campbell: https://www.flickr.com/photos/acrylicartist/13215247265/ … that elusive partridge in a pear tree. Even if you can’t remember the rest of the gifts in order in that Christmas song, it seems like the last four are easy enough … Continue reading

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When fruitcake isn’t funny.

I was all suited up and ready to step out the screen door to take a walk, when it started to rain. Really hard. It was 45 degrees out and a big fat worm was slithering across the sidewalk. I … Continue reading

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We are still in Christmas mode (aren’t we)?

It took so long for Christmas to get here and then it was gone in a heartbeat. The Christmas ambiance that is. The poor men and women in retail got but one short day to relax with family and friends … Continue reading

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“I’ve brought gifts for you” …

… is what I told them. Them being three furry little squirrels at Council Point Park this morning. No fanfare was involved; no fancy wrapping paper, baubles or bows … no gift tags. Just a little gift … from me … Continue reading

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