Little progress, good progress and making do

Well, we did it. We did our monthly shop today. Or perhaps I should now call it our bi-monthly shop, since we will have to go into the city again to get more of the big, heavy stuff we got only half of what we normally do. Yesterday, I had hoped to get some more … Continue reading Little progress, good progress and making do

More baking, and my daughter works in a tent now

I went into town today, driving my daughter to work. We got there at our usual 10-15 minutes early, but there were already several cars in the parking lot, and people standing by the doors. I've seen this before, but not with so many people. Weird. Since I was in town anyhow, I made a … Continue reading More baking, and my daughter works in a tent now

Some good things, some pretty things, some WTF? vehicle things

The last couple of days have been... trying. But also beautiful. We warmed up enough for the trees to be covered in frost that is still there. Then we got a gentle snowfall. Today was bright and sunny, the trees looked like picture postcards, and everything was sparkling. It all looked quite lovely. The girls … Continue reading Some good things, some pretty things, some WTF? vehicle things

Yes, we’re still unpacking

Over the last few days, I haven't been posting much. I've really been appreciating having very quiet, boring days! 😀 It's great for rejuvenation. Not great for interesting things to post about! 😉 I took advantage of the quiet time to do some more unpacking. Yes, I know it's been 2 years since we've moved. … Continue reading Yes, we’re still unpacking

Left Hanging – on multiple levels

While doing my rounds this morning, making my way through the spruce grove, I noticed something dangling that wasn't there before. It looks like a section of tree came down during our recent high winds. But where did it come from? A surprising distance away, actually. It's the top of a mostly dead tree. There … Continue reading Left Hanging – on multiple levels