My day in town, after dropping my daughter off at work, turned into an all day in town! I had a 9:30 drop off time at the garage for my van. As soon as he saw me, the mechanic came over to let me know that several other vehicles already dropped off ahead of me. … Continue reading Town stuff, and new fish set up
While I was in town not long ago, I got a message from my daughter, informing me of both a surprise, and a mystery. We have snails in our fish tank. We have no idea where they came from. Our initial reaction was, Oh, no!!! But as you can see from the photo, we also … Continue reading Bonus critter: a mystery (with story!)
Oh, it's good to come home! My mother needed to do some errands, so today I took her car and chauffeured her around. She had some errands in her own town, but she also wanted to visit her sister in the nursing home in the town closer to our place, so we did that as … Continue reading Long day and, aquarium status
Today was very much a kitchen day for me. We roasted three chickens yesterday, ate most of one for supper, then I de-boned all three, saving the bones and skin to make a stock. Since I was tending the stock for so many hours (which will be a separate post), I took advantage of the … Continue reading Something fishy going on!
It's the last business day of the month - payday - so it was off to the city to stock up for the next month. I rather prefer to be able to do that in an afternoon in the middle of the week. As someone who hates crowds and shopping, it was a LOT less … Continue reading A long day – and yes, I got critter pictures!