A BIG DAY FOR BIRDS – Marilyn Armstrong

It snowed last night. We had no idea how much we'd get because one minute they'd say "just a dusting" and the next they'd say "maybe five or six inches" and finally someone would admit they didn't know, but something was going to happen. I sort of hoped nothing would happen, but it's and early … Continue reading A BIG DAY FOR BIRDS – Marilyn Armstrong

LIVING THE GOOD LIFE. SLOWLY. Marilyn Armstrong

Fandango’s Provocative Question #52 The question? Given the realities of who we are and what we need, I think this is a pretty good life. I might wish for gentler weather and a bit more money, but overall? I'm glad to be here. I'm glad to live in a place where most people are on the … Continue reading LIVING THE GOOD LIFE. SLOWLY. Marilyn Armstrong

ELDERLY INSPIRATION – Marilyn Armstrong

We are them. We are full of inspiration. We want to fix the world, end the Trump reign. Force congressional representatives and senators to do their jobs. No, really, that's what we want. The problem is the "elder" part of the title. We did this already. I did in personally with letters and protests and … Continue reading ELDERLY INSPIRATION – Marilyn Armstrong

ABOUT THOSE DOGS AND TREES – Garry Armstrong

Now that it has snowed, the mud that had almost become solid has turned back into gummy mud. With the best will in the world, this house will never be entirely clean. Too many dogs. Too many trees. Too many people. Dog hair, dust, and dead oak leaves -- the triple D of home ownership. … Continue reading ABOUT THOSE DOGS AND TREES – Garry Armstrong