Tag: mishaps

Tall Clover Chronicles: Boz Takes the Cake

Tall Clover Chronicles: Boz Takes the Cake

¬†After a determined lawn-to-chair-to-table climb, Boz ponders the absence of food (and his next move). Much like Charlie Brown putting his trust in Lucy to hold the football on his kickoff attempt, I too have blindly believed that the laws of nature (both human and […]

War of the Roses: Behind the Scenes

War of the Roses: Behind the Scenes

A bent wheelbarrow tells part of the story My projects are aplenty, and it goes without saying some due tasks are less desirable than others. Case in point: digging up and removing dead rose bushes and the legions of weeds that aided in their demise. […]

Kitchen Tip: Don’t Get Burned by the Phone

Kitchen Tip: Don’t Get Burned by the Phone

I’m pretty handy in the kitchen, but grand failures do occur, especially when I add a heaping spoonful of distraction to the recipe. So let my burnt rock hard candied orange peels be a lesson. When the phone rings, turn off the burner. My new […]