Glasses up

This is how it is for me too, since the optometrist said bifocals were an option, but the bottom prescription would not have any correction. The other approach is simply to remove your glasses when wanting to see something up close. So now I put my glasses up when working, or set them aside and […]

Chili and cheese

Jim’s easy to entertain. He’s already seen most Cincinnati sights in previous visits. He is now content visiting every possible chili parlor. Today’s lunch: Camp Washington Chili.


Friends from two different states come over for dinner. A rare treat as folks don’t normally plan visits to Cincinnati very often. But they should. You should. It’s nice. If you’re reading this, you know someone here.

Plaid stamps, plus Muffins

LEFT: A sign outside a Cracker Barrel RIGHT: Muffins & Killface, Guardian of Time Yet another pair of photos pulled from the phone. The day was largely spent on the road catching up and watching the midwest roll by. Upon arrival to our destination I was instructed to open a large wrapped gift on the […]

We take the little pieces we can, and try to make sense of them

Jim’s father passed away in December of last year. The months since have been filled with the monumental task of sorting through his house. His things. And though the home he left was radically organized by the time I got there, I could see the remnants of the maze. The decisions that retained what was […]