I have a problem. (Maybe. I can’t tell.)

I am very susceptible to impulse purchases. For example: If an author/blogger/writer I enjoy writes an article on Tor about another author’s book, describing how it was created, a bit about what it’s about, and how that book broke some rules and then created new ones, I am very likely to go and buy that […]


We only have two window air conditioning units in our house and one functioning ceiling fan. There are two floor fans and two desk fans on the first floor, and four floor fans (one for each bedroom and the bathroom) on the second floor. Our house is old and the insulation isn’t wonderful. The windows […]

July-December 2019

Greetings and salutations! It is July 1st, a Monday, the start of my week. It’s a nice way to start a new month, honestly. Sometime in the past couple of years I switched from a Sunday start to a Monday start. While a lot of calendars try to trip me up with Sun-Sat weeks, I […]

I’m having a “wtf” moment

While I guess I enjoy that this person is playing with masculine/feminine in clothing, I’m still just like…what???


This month’s prompt is risk. I have several big projects to tackle if I want my home to be less stressful to me. Cleaning out my garage. Removing some carpeting from the house. Things that there’s a very good chance I’ll do wrong. But I don’t know if I don’t try. And that’s the risk. […]

Plans for May

Remember to check back in at the end of May to update my progress Organize towels in linen closet done May 5 Organize baskets in linen closet done at some point in May Clean off desk Clean under desk Get more comfortable desk chair Repair JY’s pants for concert done May 6 I may come […]


The word for May is Bloom, and I’ve gotten quite a few pictures of that kind of thing so far this spring. I don’t have a particularly favorite season, but this spring has been one of my favorites.

Time to restart…?

I have a background on my phone reminding me not to do that. It’s a slow process, but quitting won’t speed it up. And so I remind myself that restarting only ever brings me back to here – the point where I want to restart again. It never gets me the fresh, perfect beginning I’m […]

Day 1

Day 1

Stroll in flip flops.

Where I doodle and share

I used to measure and count and put a lot of effort into things like this but I think it turned out just fine without. Hoppy Easter!