Category Archives: life

Better Late than Never

In 13 days I will have lived in my current house for 6 whole years. Yesterday, thanks to the recent addition of curb cuts on Beach Drive I was able to roll home on the other side of the road … Continue reading

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One of the good old days!

Ooh, a whole 7 years ago today since Susie got Salman Rushdie to hang out with the girls and I at a Words & Wine event here in Seattle. Taryn of course got to mingle with him after that since … Continue reading

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weekend comings and goings..

  We got to see the USS John C Stennis going out and coming back in over the last couple of days, it’s always a treat to see an aircraft carrier glide past your windows! 😀 Yesterday David did a … Continue reading

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Summer… at home and away

I’ve been keeping an eye on what the USS Nimitz has been up to since it shipped out of here in June on its latest deployment. It’s made the news quite a few times, the latest being today…. The following … Continue reading

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hazy days of summer

  a heatwave together with a lot of smoke from wild fires in British Columbia have given us a lot of hot and hazy days of late.. but before the haze descended there were the usual happy hours and in … Continue reading

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Reading time

Cora and Anders came to visit yesterday and David and I got them all to ourselves for a while when Chelsea and Rich biked down to the beach for lunch. As is my wont I spent some time reading with … Continue reading

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Barb comes to play…

The photo captions are pretty self-explanatory – it was a lot of fun but over too quickly of course and we didn’t do half the things we thought we would, but we walked/rolled, soaked up the sun, made cocktails, cooked … Continue reading

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Sunday……

Yesterday started with David dropping off the car at a repair shop to get a new bumper and then biking home from there because that kind of stuff got logistically tougher once I had to quit driving. That ride warmed … Continue reading

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I spy with my little eye….

Noticed this radar ship as we were heading home across the West Seattle Bridge the other day and thanks to the trusty West Seattle Blog  SEEN OFF WEST SEATTLE: SS Pacific Tracker headed out; USNS Benavidez passing by and then this link I … Continue reading

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time flies!

7 years and 2 days later we were back at the winery Chelsea & Rich got married at. A few changes along the way….mostly to do with the amount of grandchildren we and several friends who were at the wedding … Continue reading

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