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Enchroma Glasses, DIY & Puppies

It has been a scorcher this week with the ‘heat index’ hitting 111 on Friday.   Fortunately, it’s not as hot as in Arizona where people are having to wear oven mitts to hold the steering wheel and can cook pancakes inside their cars ! Thankfully,  we had a cold front come through Friday night and today it is so nice.  […]

Lemon Cookies from Cake Mix – Sugar Free

Guess we can say summer is here – it’s been in the 90’s and humid, feels just like we’re back in Houston. Bear doesn’t even like staying outside anymore.   In spite of the high temperatures, did a little BBQ-ing the other day and have to say that there are still some things this ‘city’ […]

Netflix ‘Foreign’ Shows & Updates

Can’t think of anytime since we’ve been living here that we’ve had so much rain! Our porcelain pot – makeshift rain gauge –  has just about been filled to the  top twice – that equals about 6 inches each time.  That’s a total of 12 inches !!  No wonder the backyard feels like walking on […]

Ramblings

Remember many years ago took a trip to Canada. Quebec specifically.  While we were there many of the people we met along the way  – once they found out we were from Texas – wanted to know if people rode horses to get around?  Hated to tell them ‘no’, but that we in deed did […]

Happy Mother’s Day

        Not too late to make Mother’s Day reservations – some links below to find restaurants with special offers:   A couple of national chains offering Mother’s Day specials are Chili’s and Red Lobster. For other restaurant deals, visit the links below:   MD Specials (1) –  Eat, Drink Deals MD Specials […]