Archive | February, 2012

Remembering

Sometimes we just go browse the archive of what we’ve written here over the past eight years, looking for inspiration or guidance, but what we find instead is another world populated with garden wishes, sun dappled afternoons and glimpses of friends gone too soon. It’s filled with memories of the way we were at the […]

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Making Soup

There’s me and my typical Monday morning disarray of scattered Sunday papers, lost automobile keys and lists of things to do stapled to the lists of things I should have done. Ahh me, oh my, it’s high ho and off we go. Seems all I do is make soup these days, it’s fine, I enjoy […]

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A repeat story for Valentine’s

There was a time, when money was small and moments together short, the conventions of Valentine’s Day awash from every media outlet and supermarket shelf; that there seemed to be no unique way to express my feelings for her other than maybe dying the dogs pink (hard to do, one being black the other brown.), […]

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For Men Only

Look, there is one sure thing that will put a smile on her face in the morning after Valentines Day. All right, all right, well, perhaps two things, depending upon whether she’s a morning person and how she’s approached. Our theme here is romance; any schmuck can buy flowers from Costco but it’s a step […]

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Super Bowl Sunday Specials

01/29/2012 The hounds are arranged about the living room like discarded dust mops; big Dexter Dog upside down in his red leather chair, head over the edge and tongue lolling, legs splayed, completely asleep with his eyes open. The Daisy curled on the couch next to Barb and invisible Lola snoring the old dog snores […]

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