I’m a wee bit stuck these days; distractions are aplenty, and focus is just a setting on my camera. So I will dispense with words and riveting insights (hey, no clapping) and share some pics from the last week or two. Hopefully my writer’s block will thaw out with this week’s warming trend.
Gracing my wall: I love this intaglio print now brightening up a small space. Quartermaster Press artist Deborah Taylor will showcase her most recent work during the upcoming Vashon Island Art Studio Tour.
Boz’s Hierarchy of Needs: 1.) Food, 2.) Comfort, 3.) Affection, 4.) Neck Rubs, and 5.) Car Rides. Here he recreates Cloud 9 (much to my chagrin).
Annas hummingbird at the fountain: a bright spot in the day.
Boz and Gracie keep an eye out for would-be Christmas tree thieves, especially any named Charlie Brown.
I discovered that my Christmas cactus is really a Thanksgiving cactus.
One week later and I’m still eating turkey. You’ve got your turkey enchiladas, turkey salad, turkey soup, turkey tetrazzini, turkey ruebens, turkey wraps, turkey…
Note to self: next Thanksgiving more pies and fewer turkeys.
My name is Tom Conway and after years of living in Seattle, I moved to the country, and settled into a sweet old farmhouse on four acres of possibilities.
I'm a Bulldog booster, writer, grower of fruit, lover of pies, kitchen alchemist, and seasoned hammock tester. This is where I write all about it.
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