We had a good twilight row yesterday. The evening was warm an there was almost a full moon. Very relaxing. It’s probably our last one of the season which makes us a little bit sad. Evenings in mid-October tend to … Continue reading
We are not complaining; but both our smart thermostat and our utility bill say we used less energy last month than the same time last year even though the summer was warmer. We’re hoping for a mild fall and a … Continue reading
The ice-maker in our new refrigerator wouldn’t dispense any ice today. I know from past experience that ice-makers are prone to failure so I was already starting to worry about having to fix it since its built into the door … Continue reading
Our vacation this past weekend was great. I am getting much better at planning them. It was very relaxing. There are always things to do differently the next time. But, no “I wish we…” items. It was a good way … Continue reading
This week marks the sixth anniversary of then new oars, our first major rowing purchase. Even though we still sometimes think of ourselves as beginners, we’ve actually be rowing for seven years and are experienced. Now we have all our own gear including our own private boats. Its been quite an adventure and one that we hope continues for a long time.
As you can tell from The Wife’s feet, we have finally been able to get outside and enjoy the sun. Although we do need to get in the pool more so there isn’t such a difference from wearing our shoes. Of course, that is a good problem to have. Especially after our wet rainy spring. I have started wearing a hat whenever I think about it to protect my head.
We can’t believe its already August. It seemed like summer only just got started. Unfortunately, the days are already getting shorter. And we sometimes are hurrying to finish are evening row before the sun sets. We still (hopefully) have many … Continue reading
I noticed when I was editing the photos for today’s post that I uploaded several photos last week with the “wrong” name. No one else would likely notice. And it doesn’t change the content of the posts. But; it’s the … Continue reading
For a variety of reasons, this week has been somewhat frustrating and Friday will not arrive soon enough. Looking forward to Friday (which promised to be better) and then the weekend which is forecast to be warm and sunny. I … Continue reading