It appears to be a true story that you can teach an old dog new tricks. I think I’d qualify as an old dog on Continue reading “Old Dog New Tricks”
I solemnly swear that I am up to Continue reading “I solemnly swear”
This Final Report is unlikely to make the top 10 list like Rick Mercer’s book has done but it’s an important step for Continue reading “Final Report”
I didn’t manage to do 24 of today’s activity but I did several. It was easy to do but hard to blog as it’s not something that lends itself to photos or decent written stories.
Yesterday and today’s posts were combined by Father Time. I squeezed a lot into yesterday but Continue reading “Side by side 21/22”
You could say that today’s activity went straight down hill but the engineer would argue that we also went up hill.
For today’s activity was to enjoy an outdoor activity. So we bundled up because at -21 (-29 windchill) that was necessary but it’s a lot of work with a little one!
Grampa got the GT slider out and sat on it with her. Instant tears that didn’t stop until the end. So then I took her for a shorter ride with the same results. She declined a third ride in favour of going to see the kitties.
A lovely little visit with the cats where Little A made appropriate sounds and tried to hug them. Then we decided we would do a quick walk to at least feel like all the clothes were worth the effort.She heard the cows but they were too far away to see. We played on the big rock for a few seconds and then we tromped back inside. It wasn’t a stellar win but we got some fresh air.
I’m know that once Little A is back home there will be a walk or a snow shoe around the big pond and around the trees and fences. The sunshine, blue skies and remaining frost make it so enticing that the temp doesn’t matter much to me.
Ps I wrote this while the wee one vehicle napped and we waited for momma. We had a fabulous time Christmas shopping, she’s a model little tyke who doesn’t complain and stands still when asked. It helped me be a better shopper and not be so impatient!
I went outside the typical box with today’s activity. I took the word favourite, thought about the Continue reading “Day 4 – Outside the Box”
This was just about a totally different story but at the last moment I chickened out. I wanted to do something Continue reading “Countdown 2 Completed”
It has seemed like a bit of a stretch. For the past 15 or so months I’ve had a Continue reading “Darn Tough Again”
Now with a title like that you would think that this story about fishing. If you are regular blog follower you will know that going fishing isn’t really in my wheelhouse. In fact the last time I went fishing my children were little and it was right after my Cautionary tale.
But I digress and you must be wondering what “got away” on me. Continue reading “The one that got away”