shoot

Because Brian’s “so caught up in [me],” he bought me a .38 special as my anniversary present this year, which marked 15 years. Coincidentally, we joined the Portage Revolver and Pistol Club at the beginning of the year. We have a few other guns that we haven’t shot in a …

my melons

A few years ago, I tried growing water-melons from some plants that I bought at a local nursery. I believe I got one watermelon–approximately the size of a quarter–for my efforts. Not all that refreshing, really. But, a friend and fellow gardener introduced me to the “Sugar Baby” watermelon. Since …

cocktail party

Last night, we hosted our first cocktail party. It was a lot of fun. We had a handful of friends over for drinks and appetizers. I made way too much food (note to self: make less next time), but I tend to do that (I’ve never been accused of sending …

nothing to report

But, I’m going to do a quick report anyway. Since we got back from vacation, I haven’t had anything pressing to do, though there’s always something to do. I did some weeding outside. I can’t say I finished because that work is never done until winter, though things are looking …