Day #10 of Wild and Exciting Little Things: Rainy days and Fridays

It rained, today. While most begrudge a rainy, cold Friday, I revel in it. There is something anticipatory about a damp, gray Friday, a precursor to fleece pajamas, lazy Saturday mornings, beef and barley soup simmering on the stove.  A second-pot-of-coffee type of weekend. Plus, a rainy Friday in October is a hint of what is to … Continue reading Day #10 of Wild and Exciting Little Things: Rainy days and Fridays

If April showers bring May snow, what will May snow bring?

Tuesday, I was sipping on this: It was sunny all day, the warm breeze providing a hint of mid-June, and with the work week off to a shaky, broken-heel kind of start, I needed a refreshing, cold, slightly sour alcoholic beverage. This was not a beer or wine kind of evening, this was a give-me-brain-freeze-and-pretend-I'm-on-vacation-in-Mexico … Continue reading If April showers bring May snow, what will May snow bring?