Fall is officially here. My chrysanthemums are blooming, the vine on the fence is turning red, the mushrooms are popping up and it is getting quite chilly at night now. Jewel wanted to get in on the pictures too, so she is here – just because 🙂 This was pretty cute, but I don’t… Continue reading September 24th
Finally, the house across the street from me has been sold. I was getting worried because houses in my area normally sell within days of the “for sale” sign going up. Hopefully the new neighbours will be better than the ones on the way out. The house next door is still for sale though. That… Continue reading Sold, etc
My friend Connie and I have been talking about taking a trip to Alaska for several months now. Today, we went to see a travel agent at CAA to help us narrow down the options and get a better understanding of how much money we are going to have to save up. We are planning… Continue reading Alaska or Bust!
Dakota’s cyst is infected, so she will be taking anti-biotics for the next 12 days. After it has cleared up I have to decide whether to have it removed or not. It may not ever cause her a problem again – or it may do this again and again. This time of year, we have… Continue reading Dakota and more
Well, that cyst that burst and seemed to be going away came back again. And it burst and went away again and then came back again and burst again. So, I have made an appointment for her to see the vet next weekend. With her age, I hate the idea of surgery, but this time… Continue reading Dakota (again)
I just posted a new article about Budgies that are known as feather dusters. This is a feather abnormality. You can read it at http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art58398.asp
I have been associated with Kiva.org for some time now. This is an organization that allows for small businesses to take out loans, using money from several different lenders. Many lenders just lend small amounts (as I have been doing). You choose the person, business or group of people that you wish to loan your… Continue reading Kiva